Do you trust your coworkers and company leaders? Leadership expert Stephen M. R. Covey says trust is the most critical component of a successful organization.

Covey is a trust expert, an executive thought leader, and a #1 bestselling author. Two of his recent books on the topic of trust include The Speed of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything and Trust and Inspire: How Truly Great Leaders Unleash Greatness in Others

He is the former CEO of Covey Leadership Center, which, under his stewardship, became the largest leadership development company in the world. Stephen led the strategy that propelled his father’s book, Dr. Stephen R. Covey’s The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, to become one of the two most influential business books of the 20th Century, according to CEO Magazine. A renowned business consultant and sought-after speaker, Stephen believes developing trust is key to being a successful leader and creating a successful organization. He joins Dr. Alan Campbell this week on Watching America to dissect the concept of trust and explore ways to increase it in our relationships.

Hear the interview.