Trust is valuable.
It affects everything. Being trusted by others is one of the things you must
have to go far in life and to achieve your greatest success. If you want to be
a person other people trust, take a look at your actions, the decisions you
make on a daily basis.
Here are 9 traits
of trustworthy people. Do you have them? Can people trust you?
1. They are authentic.
People want to be
around others that are real, meaning they are authentic and have high
character. Authentic people are not trying to be above anyone else. They are
likeable, humble and easy to talk to.
2. They are consistent.
Everyone has a bad
day. But people want to see consistent, positive behavior in the people they
trust. Affirmative actions and smart decisions make a difference in the eyes of
3. They have integrity.
People want other
people around them that stand up for what is right in life, even when no one is
4. They are compassionate.
put themselves in other people’s shoes. They are always thinking of others,
feeling for others—it’s not all about them.
5. They are kind.
People build up
trust when they look out for others, when they are there for them when they
need someone most, not just when everything is going OK.
6. They are resourceful.
Trusted people are
always learning and growing. They are constant students. They always know there
is room to get better, and because of that, they know ways to help inspire and
support others—and they give and share those resources.
7. They are connectors.
They look for ways
to align like-minded people, and they connect people who have the knowledge or
experience to help them get what they want.
8. They are humble.
want to get others out there first, before themselves. They realize that the
efforts of the team really make things happen, versus what they can
9. They are available.
They are there
for people, available to others to support them always. They go out of their
way to make time for others.
From : livestrong.com