The Importance of Giving Values the Reverence They Deserve
Some individuals and organizations have neglected, undermined, and misunderstood the full extent contributions of values. Many of these individuals and organizations treat them as cosmetics- to look good in the eyes of their people and the outside world. Almost all organizations post their values in public places for others to notice.
The question is do they revere their values, and have they taken them seriously?
Merely knowing the significance of values can’t be translated into something useful that could transform the lives of individuals and the destiny of organizations, and societies. Values that are there for mere display purpose are toothless, and cannot deliver what we intend to achieve from embracing them.
From 1 to 10, how much do you revere your values? What is keeping you from increasing the score, let’s say to 8 or 9 or even 10?