Techlash continues... technology is the most trusted of industry sectors, but has declined in net trustworthiness in recent years
Given the vital role that technology has played during the pandemic in supporting economic activity and keeping people connected, we might expect an increase in the trustworthiness of technology companies. In fact, the opposite is the case, with trustworthiness declining globally over the period.
Growing ESG expectations for the financial services sector
At a recent webinar, Ipsos Corporate Reputation shared the latest findings and insights on the ever-growing importance of ESG (Environmental, Societal, Governance) for the financial services sector and why it is so important and relevant to stay engaged with ESG for businesses. The webinar explored what this means for the future direction and stakeholder expectations for the industry, and why the role of the corporate communicator is of upmost importance.
How MPs and business journalists view the importance of Environmental, Societal and Governance (ESG) issues in supermarkets, fashion and FMCGs
There is a large variation in how well different sub-sectors’ efforts to address ESG issues are viewed amongst stakeholders. Supermarkets rank in top place for MPs (47%) and business journalists (38%), while FMCGs rank much lower for MPs (12%) than for business journalists (31%), and fashion ranks among the worst for both MPs (7%) and business journalists (10%).