Student Research Projects

Applied Internship Topic for Business Major

Student Scarlett Barham
Faculty Mentor(s)
Department Management, Business and Economics
Course MBE 492: Independent Research: Trust in Business & the Public Sector


The purpose of this research effort is to define trust and organizational success and then explore the relationship between the two factors. Following the exploration of this relationship through an extensive literature review, a case study that incorporates and applies the research findings to a real world example of an organization is presented. Following the applicable case study example is a methodology section outlining a research proposal that could be carried out should an individual want to empirically test the relationship between trust and organizational success as outlined in the literature review section of the paper.