SAN FRANCISCO and TORONTO, Jan. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Achievers, providers of the only true-cloud Employee Success Platform™, today announced its Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in the United States and Canada for 2013. This annual award recognizes top employers that display leadership and innovation in engaging employees making their workplaces more productive. The awards honor the top 50 companies in the U.S. and the top 50 companies in Canada.
San Francisco and Toronto-based Achievers is the only software provider to recognize companies who make engagement, alignment and recognition a foundational part of their workforce enablement strategy.
"The companies we honor as the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ have made employee engagement, alignment and recognition a very high priority because they understand how critical it is and what a competitive advantage it provides," said Achievers CEO, Patrick D. Quirk. "These companies serve as role models for other businesses by creating an engagement strategy that cultivates a high-performing workplace."
The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Awards panel of judges evaluated each applicant based on the Eight Elements of Employee Engagement™: Communication, Leadership, Culture, Rewards & Recognition, Professional & Personal Growth, Accountability & Performance, Vision & Values and Corporate Social Responsibility.
The panel of 14 judges included various academics and thought leaders on employee engagement and included representation from organizations such as the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA), Human Capital Institute (HCI) and the Northern California HR Association.
Recipients of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Awards will be honored at award galas on March 6, 2014 in Toronto and on April 2, 2014 in San Francisco.
For more information about Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™, please visit www.achievers.com/engaged. Follow the conversation on Twitter at @Achievers or use #Achievers50.
Achievers delivers the only true cloud-based Employee Success Platform™ that enables remarkable business success. Designed specifically to meet the complex needs of today's changing, modern workplace, it is the most engaging software specifically designed to engage, align and recognize employees. It is software employees love to use every day in over 110 countries. Learn how your company can change the way the world works at www.achievers.com.
For further information:
Catie Farrow, CatieF@achievers.com, 888-622-3343 x3301