Top 10 Happiest Companies in America

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
Previous Next

Click through for the top 10 happiest companies based on independent employee-generated reviews, as identified by CareerBliss.

CareerBliss, a leading online career community helping people find joy and success at every step in their careers, recently announced the 50 Happiest Companies in America for 2012. Based on more than 100,000 independent employee-generated reviews, the unique list offers insight into what drives employee happiness. Companies from various industries made the coveted list, including financial giants such as Fidelity Investments and Morgan Stanley; utility companies; pharmaceutical corporations, such as Pfizer; and the United States Military. Ranking first overall is hotelier Hilton. Nordstrom, one of America’s most established retailers, claimed the No. 4 spot. CareerBliss’ 50 Happiest Companies in America awards offer distinctive insight into which companies are leading the way in work-life balance, job security and the key factors that foster employee happiness.

CareerBliss data evaluates the key factors that affect work happiness, including: work-life balance, one’s relationship with their boss and co-workers, work environment, job resources, compensation, growth opportunities, company culture, company reputation, daily tasks and job control over the work that they do on a daily basis. The data accounts for how an employee values each factor. Each review is given an average score indicating where the company places between one and five.

Heidi Golledge, Chief Happiness Officer and co-founder of CareerBliss, says, “We are proud to honor the top companies in America who clearly understand that, even in a tough economy, their employees are integral to their success. The companies on our list each have a strong emphasis on keeping their employees happy, as evidenced by their incredibly positive reviews in all facets of employee happiness including work life balance and career growth. CareerBliss studied hundreds of thousands of employee reviews from more than 10,000 companies to find the 50 companies who we are honoring as the CareerBliss Happiest Companies in America for 2011.

This slideshow features the top 10 companies.

More Slideshows:

Consumers' Increasing Reliance on Facebook and Other Social TrendsNew figures reveal rapid adoption of social media in consumer shopping behaviors.

Emerging Cyber Threats for 2012 Georgia Tech forecasts cyber threats for 2012.

Top Predictions for IT Organizations and Users for 2012 and Beyond Simple but powerful email campaign ideas to build loyalty with customers. Predictions show IT budgets are moving out of the control of IT departments.


Related Topics : Application Security, IT Process Management, Six Sigma

More Slideshows

Social10-290x195 8 Important People to Connect with During a Major IT Incident

Restoration and resolution are only the tip of the major incident communication iceberg. Really effective major incident communication reaches out to a host of other people inside and outside the organization. ...  More >>

HalogenSoftwareRetainITTalent0x 6 Ways to Win the IT Talent War and Retain Top Performers

Engaged employees who are equipped with the tools necessary for success are 50 percent more likely to outperform expectations and 54 percent less likely to walk out the door. ...  More >>

Global22-190x128 CIOs: How to Get Your Teams to the Next Level

Today, successful IT teams are the ones with a deep knowledge of how to take technical expertise and drive the business forward. ...  More >>

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.