Last time I counted it was just three sleeps to Christmas Day and about seven more to the New Year.
Is getting a new job one of your New Year’s resolutions?
If so, perhaps a list of the country’s best employers for 2010 may come in handy.
Maclean’s Magazine, The Globe and Mail and Eluta.ca recently released the results of their Canada’s Top 100 Employers contest. The companies were evaluated by editors based on eight criteria: 1) Physcal Workplace; 2) Work Atmosphere and Social; 3) Healt, Financial and Family Benefits; 4) Vacation and Time Off; 5) Employee Communications; 6) Perfomance Management; 7) Training and Sills Development; and 8 ) Community Involvement.
Here’s a list of the winners in alphabetical order. Click n the names of the companies to find out why they were chosen.
Agriculture Financial Services Corporation
Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc.
AMEC Americas Limited
Assumption Mutual Life Insurance
Bank of Montreal
BC Public Service
BD Canada Inc.
British Columbia Lottery Corporation
British Columbia Safety Authority
Business Development Bank of Canada
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
Canada Post Corporation
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Canadian Security Intelligence Service
Capital District Health Authority
Capital One Services, Inc.
Carswell, div. of Thomson Reuters Canada Ltd.
Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Toronto
Ceridian Canada Ltd.
CH2M HILL Canada Limited
Chatham-Kent Health Alliance
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
Compass Group Canada
Deeley Harley-Davidson Canada
DeltaWare Systems Inc.
Diavik Diamond Mines Inc.
Ericsson Canada Inc.
Ernst & Young LLP
Export Development Canada
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts
Gamma-Dynacare Medical Laboratories Inc.
Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Limited
George Brown College
Golder Associates Ltd.
Great Little Box Company Ltd.
Halifax Herald Limited, The
Hamilton Health Sciences Corp.
Hewlett-Packard (Canada) Co.
Hill and Knowlton Canada
Information Services Corp. of Saskatchewan
L’Oréal Canada Inc.
Loblaw Companies Limited
Mars Canada Inc.
MDS Nordion Inc.
Meridian Credit Union
Monsanto Canada Inc.
Mountain Equipment Co-op
MTS Allstream Inc.
NB Power Holding Corporation
New Flyer Industries Canada ULC
Next Level Games Inc.
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc.
Office of the Auditor General of Canada
OMNI Health Care LP
Ontario Power Generation Inc.
Ontario Public Service
PCL Constructors Inc.
Procter & Gamble Inc.
Research In Motion Limited
Royal Bank of Canada
Royal British Columbia Museum Corp.