The 2013 Edelman Trust Barometer demonstrates a serious crisis of confidence in leaders of both business and government.
Less than one fifth of the general public believes business leaders and government officials will tell the truth when confronted with a difficult issue.
There is also a growing trust gap between institutions and their leaders – globally, trust in business is 32 points higher than trust in business leaders to tell the truth; trust in government is 28 points higher than it is for government officials...
Tomorrow’s trusted leaders will authentically embrace Inclusive Management. As Ford CEO Alan Mulally has said: “You learn from everybody.”
2013 Edelman Trust Barometer:
The 13th annual Edelman Trust Barometer is our largest exploration of trust, to date, and the largest survey of its kind. For 2013, we surveyed more than 31,000 respondents in 26 markets around the world and measured their trust in institutions, industries and leaders...
Via Mhd.Shadi Khudr, Roy Sheneman, PhD, David Hain