Trust: More Valuable Than Ever


Find an interesting article of Joel Peterson –

I’ve been surprised to find that the smart, idealistic business school students I teach at Stanford are more wary now than ever before. And perhaps they’re right to be.

Trust is a scarce commodity these days. Government leaders seem to prefer name-calling, spinning, and playing political “chicken” to actually getting things done. The near collapse of our financial system brought about “Occupy Wall Street”, a movement that embodied the skepticism some feel about private enterprise in the U.S. As more people feel alienated from each other over perceived differences in class, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation or political philosophy, problems become magnified until they start to appear intractable.

For further reading visit http://www.forbes.com/sites/joelpeterson/2012/11/27/trust-more-valuable-than-ever/

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