Category Archives: Rankings

FT 1000: Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies 2019

UK company Blue Motor Finance ranked first in the FT 1000: Europe’s fastest-growing companies ranking. Food delivery start-up Deliveroo has been edged off the top spot by fellow UK company Blue Motor Finance, which provides point-of-sale car finance. Meal-kit delivery service HelloFresh, which topped the 2017 ranking, is one of 91 companies that have demonstrated …
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Mercer’s 2019 Global Quality of Living Ranking

Globally, Vienna tops the ranking for the 10th year running, closely followed by Zurich (2). In joint third place are Auckland, Munich and Vancouver – the highest ranking city in North America for the last 10 years. Barcelona (43) and Madrid (46) are the highest ranking cities in Spain. Singapore (25), Montevideo (78) and Port Louis …
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Spain’s Most Attractive Employers 2019

Google is the most attractive employer, according to Universum’s ranking of “Spain’s Most Attractive Employers 2019”. The annual talent attraction index compiles the results of Universum’s survey of students in the Spain. The survey for this ranking was carried out between October 2018 and March 2019 among 31,471 STUDENTS from 63 UNIVERSITIES. Apple and INDITEX follow up in …
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Fortune’s World’s 50 Greatest Leaders 2019

Bill and Melinda Gates, cofounders of the Gates Foundation, have been named #1 on Fortune’s new list of the World’s 50 Greatest Leaders for 2019. Rounding out the top five after them are Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern, Special counsel and former FBI director, Robert Mueller, Founder and CEO of Tencent, Pony Ma and Microsoft CEO, …
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The Most Innovative Companies 2019 – BCG

For the first time, there’s a shakeup at the top of BCG’s annual list of the most innovative companies. In this year’s global survey of more than 2,500 senior innovation leaders, longtime leader Apple ranks third, and Google (or its parent company, Alphabet) and Amazon move up to first and second place, respectively. Microsoft and …
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Fostering Effective Energy Transition 2019

Fostering Effective Energy Transition report is part of the World Economic Forum’s System Initiative on Shaping the Future of Energy. The report summarizes insights from the “Energy Transition Index”, which builds upon the previous series of “Global Energy Architecture Performance Index” by adding a forward looking element of country readiness for energy transition. The index …
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World Happiness Report 2019

As in 2018, Finland again takes the top spot as the happiest country in the world according to three years of surveys taken by Gallup from 2016-2018. Rounding out the rest of the top ten are countries that have consistently ranked among the happiest. They are in order: Denmark, Norway, Iceland, Netherlands, Switzerland, Sweden, New …
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The Best Places to Work in Spain 2019

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 2019. The original list of candidates included more than 328 companies of wildly varying sizes and sectors. For the “>5,000 employees” category, Mapfre is the best place to work. IKEA and Atento …
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The Best Countries for Women 2019

Sweden was ranked the best place in the world for women in The US News & World Reports’ Best Countries survey, based on 9,000 respondents’ opinions and ranked among 85 countries. Denmark and Canada follow up in second and third place, respectively. Spain ranks 19th. The ranking is derived from a compilation of five equally …
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Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work for 2019

This year’s annual list of best companies to work for features Hilton in the top spot. Salesforce, Wegmans Food Markets, Workday and Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants round out the top five. But the companies on this list belong to a variety of industries, from grocery chains to tech organizations. Fortune research partner Great Place to Work evaluated everything from company …
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