the loyalty factor

Loyal to the company.

Loyal to your friends.

Loyal to your family.

Loyal to <<fill in the blanks here>>

Most people talk about loyalty as an absolute.

In reality, most of these people view loyalty within the constraint of their convenience.  Sort of saying –  “I will be loyal to you as long as it is convenient for me to be loyal to you”.

The wisdom lies in determining who in your network is in which category.

Also, something to think about – and ask yourself

Which category do I belong to in relationship to people that are close to me?