Winter 2014
Issue Map
The Public Manager

Trust Within Government

Monday, December 15, 2014

Trust between managers and workers leads to better employee satisfaction and commitment, which leads to increased productivity.

The public's trust in government is near all-time lows, but there is another trust issue that gets less attention and is just as important—trust within government itself. This issue involves employees trusting managers and managers having faith in their workers.

Such trust takes time and effort to build. It takes dedication to employee development, loyalty to

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