Build Trust, Not Control
The Performance Improvement Blog
MAY 3, 2010
As we come out of the recession and companies prepare for hiring and growth, the level of trust in a company’s culture will have a lot to say about whether that organization will be successful or not. Without trust, employees become what Judy Bardwick, in her article titled "The High Cost of Mistrust," calls actively disengaged. She writes: The absence of trust is not simply passive—that something is missing. In fact, employees don’t want blind trust.