Tag Archives: Employees

Excelencia y valores

Only 3 out of 10 Spanish workers with permanent contracts feel happy in their jobs. Additionally, more than 80% say they hate or dislike Mondays, and a similar percentage find their workplace stressful. Meanwhile, 6 out of 10 employees would not recommend working at their company to a friend. The report, prepared by the IESE International …
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Third European Company Survey – Workplace Innovation in European Companies

The European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound) has published his Third European Company Survey: Workplace innovation in European companies. Workplace innovation (WPI) refers to practices that enable employees to participate in organisational change in such a way as to improve the quality of their working life and organisational performance. This …
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Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work for

For the sixth consecutive year, Google heads Fortune’s annual list of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”.  Software developer SAS and strategy consultants the Boston Consulting Group follow up in second and third place, respectively. More than 252,000 employees at the participating companies were surveyed by the institute. The annual survey is the national benchmark that rates employers who consistently raise the …
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The World’s Most Respected Companies

Apple picks up top honors in Barron’s annual ranking of the world’s most respected companies. Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett’s investment conglomerate, is next up, followed in third place by Boeing (BA), which made a dramatic leap from 26th in 2013. The aircraft maker and defense contractor picked up points for its prodigious cash flow and …
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Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work for

For the fifth consecutive year, Google heads Fortune’s annual list of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”.  Software developer SAS and strategy consultants the Boston Consulting Group follow up in second and third place, respectively. More than 252,000 employees at the participating companies were surveyed by the institute. Organizations named on this annual list see many benefits that include better financial …
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European Company Survey 2013

In the midst of Europe’s greatest recession, 40% of all EU companies have difficulties finding workers with the right skills. For innovative companies, this is even more challenging. This emerges from Eurofound’s third European Company Survey (ECS) which provides a snapshot of human resource management practices, employee participation and social dialogue at the workplace, and …
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Talent Mobility 2020 and Beyond

PwC research predicts the number of workers taking on global assignments is set to increase by 50% in the next decade as companies re-think their talent needs to be based to fulfill their growth ambitions. According to the study, “Talent Mobility: 2020 and beyond”, only 1% of people are now doing traditional assignments which involve …
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100 Best Companies to Work for in Britain 2013

Commercial radio company UKRD Group has been named the best business to work for in the Sunday Times‘ Best 100 Companies to Work For 2013 list. Save Britain Money Group and TGI Fridays follow up in second and third place, respectively. The lists are based on surveys of employees in 1,000 organizations that agreed to …
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Global Mobility Policies Survey 2012

PricewaterhouseCoopers has just published the “2012 Annual Survey of Global Mobility Policies”. According to the study, global companies are taking steps to make their employee mobility programs more accessible and attractive. The survey, which provides a perspective on the ways corporate mobility programs have evolved over the decade 2002-2012, reflects how businesses are responding to …
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