Great Places to Work!

Monday, 25 August 2014 00:00 -     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

The Great Place to Work Institute – Sri Lanka recently felicitated the ‘Top 15 Best Companies to Work For’ at the Taj Samudra. With the participation of over 50 companies representing 13 industries, and over 30,000 employees, this study identified a number of key practices unique to the companies identified as ‘Best workplaces’.  The study concluded overall that with the right attitude and practices, ‘any organisation from any industry can be a great place to work’. The top 15 Best Companies to Work For for the year 2014 are 99X Technology,  AIA Insurance Lanka, Akzo Nobel Paints Lanka, Ceylon Tobacco Company, Classic Travel, Diesel & Motor Engineering, GlaxoSmithKline, IFS R&D International,  John Keells Holdings, Mercantile Investments and Finance, Oxford College of Business,  Printcare, Singer (Sri Lanka),  Taj Samudra and Union Assurance. In addition, identifying best case practices in special categories, John Keells Holdings was awarded for Best Practice in Hiring, 99X Technology for Best Practice in Talent Development, Classic Travel for Best Practice in Work life balance, Diesel & Motor Engineering for Best Practice in Grievance Redressal and Workplace Fairness and AIA Insurance Lanka for being the Best in involving employees in Corporate Social Responsibility     – Pix by Indraratne Balasuriya