Sweden Earns Top Spot as Most Reputable Country in the World

Reputation Institute (RI), the world’s leading provider of reputation monitoring, measurement, and management services, today announced the company’s annual Country RepTrak® rankings. Based on more than 58,000 individual ratings among the General Public across the G8 economies, the study evaluated 55 of the world’s largest countries by GDP during the first quarter of 2018. It captured a measure of emotional connection towards these countries, and how perceptions of reputation drive underlying stakeholder behavior on key measures such as the willingness to visit, live in, work in, invest in and study…

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USAA and Harris Bank are Most Reputable Banks in 2018

USAA and Harris Bank are the most reputable banks in the United States this year, according to Reputation Institute and American Banker’s 2018 Annual Survey of Bank Reputations. “This year’s results reveal that workplace, governance, leadership and financial performance are most important to banking customers,” said Brad Hecht, Senior Managing Director of Americas at Reputation Institute. “A strong reputation is especially important for a bank as it facilitates customer appeal and loyalty, operating license from policymakers and regulators, and employee attraction and retention. For the first time, governance is the…

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Trust In Business Drops, But Canada’s Most Reputable Companies Buck The Trend Through Social Responsibility

Canadians’ willingness to trust business has dropped significantly in the last year, but the most reputable companies are bucking the trend through social responsibility, according to the world’s largest and longest-running annual study on corporate reputation. Despite heavy challenges facing its sector, tech giant Google held on to the top spot in the 2018 rankings of Canada’s Most Reputable Companies compiled by the Reputation Institute (RI). The top Canadian company in the survey (fifth overall) is retail brand MEC, followed closely by drugstore chain Jean Coutu, which gained eight spots…

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Google’s Sundar Pichai is Most Reputable CEO in the World, According to Reputation Institute’s Inaugural 2018 CEO RepTrak®

Reputation Institute (RI),  the world’s leading provider of reputation measurement, management and intelligence services, today announced the company’s first ever CEO RepTrak® study. The results indicate Sundar Pichai of Google is the world’s most reputable CEO. Pichai stands out for his responsible  leadership and is viewed as excellent on the merits of fiscal, social and environmental responsibility. Denise Morrison of the Campbell Soup Company and Tatsumi Kimishima of Nintendo received honorable mentions among the world’s Top 10 most reputable CEOs.  The world’s largest reputation study of its kind, the CEO RepTrak is based on more than 28,000 individual…

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Reputation of UK Companies in Decline for the First Time Since 2008 Financial Crash, Reveals UK’s Biggest Annual Reputation Ranking

Rolex, Lego and Bosch have topped the UK RepTrak® 150 ranking for the most reputable companies among the UK general public, Reputation Institute announced today, based on more than 31,000 ratings collected in the first quarter of 2018 from members of the UK general public. See the top ten ranking, and biggest winners and losers in tables below.   SUPPORT FOR UK COMPANIES TUMBLES The reputation of companies operating in the UK has declined for the first time since 2008, when the financial crisis destroyed the reputation of financial services…

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