I reblogged this post because I am interested in what my readers think about the essential question posed:
Is respect earned or should be freely given?
First of all, I’d like to apologize for not publishing on here for the last three weeks or so… I had a rough couple of days and needed a little break. But I’m back, so let’s get to it! 🙂
It was someday during this week that I had started a 15 thread long LinkedIn argument with a leadership expert that was all on respect, trust, kindness etc.
More precisley, I was making a case for why respect should be earned rather than freely given to people.
She was in fury. Respect should NEVER be earned! Everyone deserves to be respected and it should be given to anyone!
I thought this was a good topic to put on this blog for today, as this argument, once again, showed how alienated most people are about what respect actually means, and thought I’d get it straight.
What is respect?
The Oxford Dictionary…
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