In the lecture, doubt was expressed concerning the advantages of the recent trend of forming teams to tackle projects, which was mentioned in the reading.
Prompt: Do you agree or disagree with the following statement?
The basic trust in any relationships (businessman/customer, friends, and parents/children) will be blotched, and would have an impact on the future relationship between both parties.
The story of the “the boy who cried wolf” fully illustrates the consequences of telling untruths.
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Essay Prompt: Summarize the points made in the lecture you just heard, explaining how they cast doubt on points made in the reading.No one will believe you when you’re telling the truth. In addition, another “bad factor” of telling untruths is that you have absolutely no control over when the truth (of previous untruths) will emerge.Untruths breed pain in both parties: tears when the truth is uncovered after a period of time; fear and the burden of sharing a “secret”.This also indicates that people who worked hard was not given recognition they should have got.In other words, they weren’t given the opportunity to “shine”.Always telling the truth is the most important consideration in any relationship.Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.Third, influential people might emerge, and lead the group towards glory or failure.If the influential people are going in the right direction there would be no problem.Essay: The traditional virtue of telling the truth in all situations is increasingly doubted by many in today’s world.Many believe that telling the truth is not always the best policy when dealing with people.