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Honouring the 10 elements of dignity in each member of your team

1. Acceptance of identity regardless of difference

2. Inclusion & belonging

3. Safety - physical & psychological

4. Acknowledgement - full attention to another

5. Recognition of talent, hard work, thoughtfulness & helpfulness

6. Fairness without discrimination or injustice

7. Benefit of the doubt - treating others as trustworthy

8. Understanding - others' thoughts are important

9. Independence - feeling in control of oneself

10. Accountability - taking responsibility for our actions

Donna Hicks (2011). Dignity: Its essential role in resolving conflict. Yale University Press

Dignity: Inventory
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