Category Archives: Careers

The 2019 NAFE Top 70 Companies for Executive Women

Now in its 21st year, this list captures women’s progress moving into senior leadership roles. The winning organizations have high female representation in key management positions, and programs and policies that help women reach the top. The NAFE Top 10 Companies for 2019 are Eli Lilly and Company, Ernst & Young LLP, FleishmanHillard, IBM, JLL, …
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OECD Employment Outlook 2019

The 2019 edition of the OECD Employment Outlook presents new evidence on changes in job stability, underemployment and the share of well-paid jobs, and discusses the policy implications of these changes with respect to how technology, globalisation, population ageing, and other megatrends are transforming the labour market in OECD countries. The report discusses how labour …
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World’s Most Admired Companies 2019

Apple has been awarded the top spot on Fortune‘s list of the “World’s Most Admired Companies,” marking the 12th consecutive win for the Cupertino-based company on the list. After Apple, Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, Walt Disney and Starbucks round out the top five spots. Each year, Fortune magazine partners with the Hay Group to survey financial analysts as well …
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World’s Most Attractive Employers 2018

Universum have announced their 10th annual World’s Most Attractive Employers (WMAE) results. More than 225,000 engineering/IT and business students from the world’s 12 largest economies, including China, Japan, South Korea, the UK, and US were asked to rank the companies they find the most desirable for employment. Google once again maintains its first place position in both …
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The Future of Jobs Report 2018

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is interacting with other socio-economic and demographic factors to create a perfect storm of business model change in all industries, resulting in major disruptions to labour markets. New categories of jobs will emerge, partly or wholly displacing others. The skill sets required in both old and new occupations will change in …
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The Best Places to Work in Spain 2018

Great Place to Work®, a global benchmark in Human Resources research and management, this month presented awards to the 50 companies featured in the Best Workplaces Spain 2018. The original list of candidates included more than 300 companies of wildly varying sizes and sectors. The companies that topped the ranking for 2018 are Vodafone España (in the “>1,000 employees” …
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The 2018 NAFE Top 70 Companies for Executive Women

A. T. Kearney, Abbott and Accenture are the best companies for executive women, according to a list compiled by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE). The annual Top Companies list this year highlights a record number of employers. A division of Working Mother Media, NAFE expanded the 2018 rankings from 60 to 70 in …
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Europe’s Most Attractive Employers 2017

Google is the most attractive employer, according to Universum’s ranking of “Europe’s Most Attractive Employers 2017”. The annual talent attraction index compiles the results of Universum’s survey of students in the Europe’s 12 largest economies (Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the UK). The index is divided into two rankings: one …
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Towards a Reskilling Revolution

The World Economic Forum has recently published the “Towards a Reskilling Revolution” report, in collaboration with The Boston Consulting Group. As the types of skills needed in the labour market change rapidly, individual workers will have to engage in life-long learning if they are to achieve fulfilling and rewarding careers. For companies, reskilling and upskilling …
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World Best Places to Work 2018

Facebook is the best place to work in the US, according to Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Awards which lists the top 100 best places to work. Bain & Company and Boston Consulting Group follow up in second and third place, respectively. The 2018 Employees’ Choice Award winners were determined based on employee feedback shared on Glassdoor via an online company review survey. …
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