I love the concept and practice of trust. This is a great article.
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Clearly, trust is a word that we all use on a daily basis. We all know what it means, in general, but we have not stopped to try to come up with a precise definition.
It’s kind of like what Justice Potter Stewart once said about hard-core pornography, “It’s hard to define, but I know it when I see it.”
Just because someone will look it up if I don’t, Webster has numerous definitions for trust, the first one is about “assured reliance.”
Ultimately, after a few awkward moments, people start to spill out various definitions. I frequently get 15 or 20 different definitions from the group.
We then explore the idea that trust, while the phenomenon is well known to us…
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