A training company in the North East has become the latest firm to back The Journal’s search for the region’s Best Places to Work. Penshaw View Training has joined Northern Gas and Power and law firm Muckle as associate sponsors for the Best Places to Work initiative. The campaign - which will culminate with an awards event in June and a guide to the region’s top employers - aims to recognise companies for things like looking after their staff’s health, offering perks and bonuses, and providing staff with a good work-life balance. The initiative ties in with the Journal’s Invest in the North East campaign, which aims to make the region a better place in which to live and work, and has won support from the North East England Chamber of Commerce, the CBI and the Federation of Small Businesses. As well as producing a list of the region’s Best Places to Work, we will be awarding prizes for the best large, medium, small and not-for-profit companies, … [Read more...] about North East training company joins hunt to find the region’s Best Places to Work
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0 Have your say A leading employer in Peterborough has been praised as one of the best places to work in the UK. AB Agri, based in Innovation Way, in Lynch Wood, where it employs 300 people, has been named in the latest Great Place to Work survey for the first time.It was placed 34th in the large company category.The Great Place to Work survey ranks companies after conducting an employee survey and carrying out an audit of an organisation’s management and HR practices. The award recognises AB Agri as having a “high trust, high engagement workplace culture”.It praises the strength of leadership and the range of innovative, creative and effective people focused practices that create a successful workplace culture.Afterwards, José Nobre, chief executive of AB Agri, said: “We are very proud to have achieved a Best Workplaces ranking for the first year.“Our people are responsible for creating our culture and this award is a testament to them and … [Read more...] about Leading Peterborough employer named as one of best places to work in UK
A Newcastle company which has put community involvement at the heart of what it does is supporting a drive to find the best places to work in the North East. Muckle LLP is sponsoring The Journal’s Best Places to Work campaign, which aims to find the region’s best employers . Muckle join associate sponsors Northern Gas and Power, as well as the North East England Chamber of Commerce, the CBI and the Federation of Small Businesses, in supporting the campaign. Best Places to Work - which will culminate with an awards event in June and a guide to the region’s top employers - aims to recognise companies for things like looking after their staff’s health, offering perks and bonuses, and providing staff with a good work-life balance. The campaign will also be looking for companies that encourage their employees to become involved in their local communities - something that is high on the agenda at Muckle. Managing partner Jason Wainwright said “Is there a magic … [Read more...] about Leading law firm joins campaign to find the North East’s best places to work
Dell has been ranked as the 'Best Place to Work in Ireland' for the second consecutive year, according to the job site's data. The multinational, which has teams in Limerick, Cork, and Dublin is joined in the top five companies listed by Apple and Google, while HP and Intel also feature in the top ten ranking. Aongus Hegarty, President, Dell EMC EMEA said that Dell works hard to create a "welcoming workplace" where employees can "carve out a rewarding and valuable career for themselves". "We invest significantly in creating an environment that is motivating and inspiring while also giving them flexibility to maintain a good work-life balance," he said. Indeed's '2018 Top 25 Best Places to Work in Ireland' index is created based on thousands of employee reviews posted on its site. A new entry to the top ten, the Irish Defense Forces take sixth spot on the list following a high-profile recruitment campaign last year. Paul Wolfe, Indeed's Senior Vice President of … [Read more...] about Revealed: Ireland’s best place to work
Is your company the Best Place to Work in the North East? Now is the time to prove it. A search to find the best workplaces in the region has been launched by The Journal with companies being urged to tell us what they do to make them a great employer. The initiative ties in with the Journal’s Invest in the North East campaign, which aims to make the region a better place in which to live and work, and has won support from the North East England Chamber of Commerce, the CBI and the Federation of Small Businesses. A supplement outlining the North East’s Best Places to Work will be published in The Journal this summer and there will also be an awards evening at Wylam Brewery in Newcastle on June 27 where a number of prizes will be handed out. Journal business editor Graeme Whitfield said: “There are lots of awards for the region’s best companies, or the biggest or the fastest growing. “What we want to celebrate here is the companies that go out of their … [Read more...] about Is your company the Best Place to Work in the North East?