Tag: best employer

Starlight CEO on driving high performance

Role clarity is an absolute necessity for a high-performing team, according to the CEO of Starlight Children’s Foundation, Louise Baxter, who said team members need know their role, what is expected from them, how they are measured and how they can impact strategy. Alignment to strategy is crucial, she said: […]

Bristol-Myers Squibb’s 3 keys to becoming a best employer

There are three key factors which have assisted biopharmaceutical Bristol-Myers Squibb in sustaining high levels of employee engagement and in being recognised as a best employer, according to the company’s HR leader. “We reinforce our mission, strategy and our shared common sense of purpose to deliver better outcomes for patients, […]

Wrigley’s 4 keys to becoming an employer of choice

A culture of high performance is one of four key factors that have helped Wrigley Pacific become officially recognised as an employer of choice, according to its HR director. The company, which was recognised in the 2013 Aon Hewitt Best Employers study along with only 19 other Australian organisations, has […]

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HR Strategy: How to become an employer of choice

What are the keys to becoming a preferred destination for employment? Craig Donaldson speaks with three companies about this process and the pros and cons of different employer of choice surveys More than 140 years ago, three young businessmen in the US pulled together the modest sum of $30,000 to […]