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Reputation 2017-08-18T00:40:00+00:00

According to Interbrand, more than 50% of a brands value is based on intangibles. This includes your brands reputation and overall corporate trust. Read more about how corporate ethics affects the bottom line with articles, videos, whitepapers and more from Ethisphere and other thought leaders.

From Diligent: 10 Practical Guidelines to Improving Board Communications

By: Diligent Corporation

Mark Twain once said: “I didn’t have time to write you a short letter, so I wrote a long one instead”. As corporate secretaries, we regularly face this challenge in relation to board communication: management Read More

By | June 2nd, 2016|Reputation|

Commercial Impact of Reputation

By | May 8th, 2015|Categories: Ethisphere Magazine, Reputation|Tags: |

Corporate reputation matters—in good times and in bad. Looking back at the last nine years (the period since Reputation Institute’s first public release with Forbes), it is very clear that being one of the most reputable companies creates disproportionate financial value.

An Academic Perspective on Reputation

By | May 8th, 2015|Categories: Ethisphere Magazine, Reputation|Tags: |

Because reputation is the most valuable asset that any organization has, we focus on that topic in the first term of the MBA program in my required general management class at the Tuck School; we get back to it again as part of my Corporate Communication elective for second-year students.

Industry Wide Scandal

By | April 22nd, 2014|Categories: Ethisphere Magazine, Reputation, RSS BELA Member|

As the carnage from the Libor scandal mounts, the deeper meaning of the scandal is being missed. We are in search of the “usual suspects,” e.g., poor compliance, poor leadership, and lax government regulation, even as a more subtle and darker problem lurks in the background.

Continuing With a Legacy of Trust

By | June 4th, 2013|Categories: Reputation|

In the years since ITT’s founding in 1920, the company has continually sought to enhance our ability to create value for our stakeholders. Our journey has transformed the nature of our company many times – taking us from what originally was a telecommunications business in 1920, to one of the world’s most well-known conglomerates in the 1970s, to a leader in defense, water and industrial markets over the last decade.

Building Trust Into Your Business

By | June 4th, 2013|Categories: Reputation|

Benjamin Franklin said it well: “It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one to lose it.” His observation reflects not only the critical importance of trust as both a guiding and operating principle, but the reality of its fragility.