We seem to be living in a time when authenticity and transparency are not highly valued. We have only to look at government and many government agencies such as the FDA, politics, the military, big corporations, some religious leaders, drug companies, insurance companies and the media to see that manipulation and lies are the norm. Many of us have naturally come to mistrust much of what is being said in the media.
People become inauthentic when they have something to hide, and they are transparent when they are coming from integrity.
How can you know when someone is being authentic and transparent, or lying and manipulating? The answer is to learn to trust your feelings. Continue reading Authenticity, Transparency and Integrity