This is another important characteristic of a good leader. It speaks into the concept of Trust.

This is about being open, honest and without secrets.

It is not about sharing everything all the time to everybody. No. It is about about sharing the right information with the right people at the right times. It is about being open with your thoughts as pertaining to the topic being discussed, and being genuine on how you express this. What could be the impact of a lack of transparency in your relationships?

A lack of transparency results in distrust and a deep sense of insecurity.” —Dalai Lama.

Have you been transparent in your interactions?

How can you practice this today?