Trust and optimism can work together in several ways to help people build support for a better future. Firstly, optimism can help people see the possibilities and opportunities that the future holds, even in the face of uncertainty or adversity. This positive outlook can create a sense of hope and excitement about what’s to come, which in turn can foster trust in oneself and in others.
Secondly, trust is essential for building strong relationships and communities that can support us in achieving our goals. When we trust that others have our best interests at heart and are working towards a common purpose, we are more likely to collaborate and work together towards a shared vision for the future. This can further reinforce our optimism and create a sense of safety and security about the future.
Finally, by combining trust and optimism, we can create a sense of empowerment and agency in shaping our own future. When we trust in ourselves and in others, we are more likely to take risks and pursue our goals with confidence and determination, even in the face of challenges. This can help us to build momentum towards a better future and inspire others to join us on the journey.
“The only way to make a person trustworthy is to trust them” — Henry L Stimson.
In this Café we will discover:
- Key ingredients of trust
- Using optimism to build trust and connection
- How can trust and optimism work together to help people look ahead and build support for a better future?
Who: Anyone interested in learning about and practicing emotional intelligence – the learnable, measurable, scientifically validated skillset we all need to thrive.
What: Free interactive workshop
When: 24th of June, 2023, 10:00 – 11:30, Vietnam Time
Where: Brick and Barrel Cafe, 171 Calmette Street, Nguyen Thai Binh Ward, District 1, HCMC, Vietnam
Facilitator: My Holland, Six Seconds Network Leader, Hochiminh City, Vietnam
How: It’s free, just register to save your seat (You might need to pay for your own drinks)