The 7 Elements of Trust

In this video, research professor, Brene Brown gives an acronym, BRAVING, that she created for remembering the anatomy of trust–i.e. the elements that makeup trust.

  1. Boundaries
  2. Reliability
  3. Accountability
  4. Vault – Keep my secrets and the secrets of others. Includes not telling me the secrets of others.
  5. Integrity
  6. Non-judgement
  7. Generosity – Giving me, others, or yourself the benefit of the doubt.

Listen to the talk, it’s an excellent talk.