Philips Named One of America’s Happiest Places to Work for Second Consecutive Year
January 21, 2014
Andover, Mass. – Philips North America today announced it has been named one of the "Happiest Places to Work in America" by the leading online career community, CareerBliss. To determine the happiest companies in America, CareerBliss analyzed thousands of independent employee-submitted reviews asking professionals to rank how they feel about key happiness factors at work, such as the culture of the company, compensation and their colleagues.
"As a health and well-being company, Philips is committed to creating a growth culture that allows our employees to achieve their individual potential while also supporting their personal well-being," said Dana Stocks, Head of Human Resources, Philips North America. "We are delighted to learn that our employees feel that we’re fostering an environment where people are happy and deeply engaged in their work."
Through a people-centric culture, Philips gives employees the chance to build a legacy in life through their careers as they explore and achieve in a variety of meaningful roles, while enjoying competitive compensation and employee benefits, such as:
Flexible work arrangements and attendance policies
Time off to participate in the Philips Cares employee volunteer program
Tuition reimbursement programs
Free access to learning and development programs
Opportunities for mobility across a diverse, global organization
Personalized career development support
Philips has also been named one of the "World’s Most Attractive Employers" and one of the "the Best Places to Work for Recent Grads," as well as a "Top 100 Global Innovator."
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) is a diversified health and well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation in the areas of Healthcare, Consumer Lifestyle and Lighting. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips posted 2012 sales of EUR 24.8 billion and employs approximately 114,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries. The company is a leader in cardiac care, acute care and home healthcare, energy efficient lighting solutions and new lighting applications, as well as male shaving and grooming and oral healthcare. News from Philips is located at www.philips.com/newscenter.