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When the

Is Gone

by Paula Quinsee

“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.” - Warren Buffett Many people don’t fully understand the impact of this popular statement until they find themselves in a precarious situation. Unfortunately when trust is broken, it can take a lifetime to rebuild it. Irrespective of whether it be a personal or professional relationship, there are some key elements that form the foundation of a healthy relationship namely: honesty, respect, trust and communication.

When it comes to the workplace, employees not only put their trust in the organization they work for but also the manager they report to as well as the team they work within. Individuals will tend

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We need be honest with ourselves first and foremost before we can be honest with someone else, we need to respect ourselves in order to be able to respect someone else, when we can be honest and respectful, trust is established and when there is trust, then a connection will be established and only then real communication can take place.

Health Triangle Magazine issue 49  
Health Triangle Magazine issue 49  

Health Focus in this month is all about travel