Categories Brand Loyalty The one thing to never try to build a reputation on Post author By jeff noel Post date April 15, 2014 2 Comments on The one thing to never try to build a reputation on We have a reputation with every person we know None of us ever builds a reputation on what we’re gonna do. Ever. Next Blog Tags Blind Spots, Brand, Reputation By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five different sites. View Archive → ← Apple has never (ever) disappointed. Ever. → Two choices in the workplace, choose wisely, no? 2 replies on “The one thing to never try to build a reputation on” Jeff, what a great post and thought provoking reminder. I would add one thought. Having a reputation is often a prediction of what someone or organization may do. As a leader, often a reminder of expectations because you have a reputation. Also interesting is what WolfRamAlpha shows about the declining use of the word reputation since the 1800s, has it become less important? https://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=reputation&a=*C.reputation-_*Word- David, thanks for your note. Agree it can be a predictor. This is both an opportunity and a challenge. If we lead with intentions, we will most likely continue to do that. If we lead with action, we will most likely do that. Comments are closed.