Finding 'freedom' in good governance.

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To measure how individual "freedom" impacts business performance, governance advisory firm LRN constructed a Freedom Index from a survey of over U.S. 800 executives.

The index assesses 'Freedom From/Freedom To' across four spheres of influence--employees, customers, supply chain partners, and community groups--and gauges the extent to which freedom animates relationships within those spheres.

The index also quantifies the impact of freedom on corporate performance in financial results, innovation, and long-term success High-freedom companies generally outperform their lower-freedom counterparts For example, they are at least 10 times more likely to achieve high levels of financial performance

But freedom doesn't come easily LRN found only 21 percent of companies demonstrate high...

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