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World's Most Admired Companies

World’s Most Admired Companies

Which companies are most respected? Some 3,800 executives, analysts, directors, and experts voted—and here are the results.


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World's Most Admired Companies: RELATED NEWS

Mark Zuckerberg Is Starting to Take Some Responsibility for Facebook’s Influence

The CEO admits the giant social network needs to try harder on a host of issues.

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Why We Love to Admire Tech Companies

The ability to create something new is practically the Holy Grail of business.

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Unilever CEO Paul Polman’s Plan to Save the World

He's remade the consumer goods company as a model of responsibility. Can he prove his model works?

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How Reputation Shapes Our List of the World’s Most Admired Companies

Wells Fargo is out—and McDonald’s is back. Who else rose or fell?

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