A statement of personal promise

It may be difficult at times to fully practice personal accountability but you’ll find it offers many advantages and rewards. It will heighten your own self-esteem, plus you’ll enjoy more positive social interactions and build healthier, trusting relationships with your friends, family, and business colleagues. Here are some tips for building accountability:

  1. Have a clear understanding of what is expected of you
  2. Be consistent and follow through with what you say you’re going to do
  3. Stay curious, be inquisitive, and listen for what others need
  4. Don’t make assumptions
  5. Make a plan and correct your course when necessary
  6. Be willing to admit your mistakes
  7. Ask for help when you need it