US media giant Newsweek has recognised Zaizi as one of the Top 100 Most Loved Workplaces® in the UK for 2023.
We’re ranked 49 on this prestigious list based on extensive research by Newsweek and the Best Practice Institute.
Newsweek is a global digital news outlet built on the iconic 85-year-old print magazine. The Best Practice Institute is a leadership development and research company.
The list recognises companies that create a workplace where employees feel respected, inspired, appreciated and are at the centre of the business model.
Over 2 million employees from companies of all sizes were surveyed, making this a hugely competitive process.
“Being ranked in the UK top 100 Most Loved Workplaces is a testament to the incredible people and the passion that defines Zaizi.”
“This achievement is a reminder that when we come together with a shared purpose, doing meaningful work that has a positive impact on society we can create a workplace that truly stands out and is appreciated by all.”Tracey Robinson, Zaizi’s Chief People Officer.
The comments for our entry in Newsweek’s 2023’s Most Loved Workplaces in the UK list.
“Our employees are our greatest asset, so we are committed to fostering an inclusive culture where everyone feels valued, respected and heard.Aingaran Pillai, CEO and founder
As we continue growing as a company, awards like this inspire us. We are more motivated than ever to build on our strengths as an employer, which then positively translates into the projects we work on with our public sector clients.”
Certification: Find out why Zaizi is a Most Loved WorkPlace on our certification page.
Identifying the Top 100 Most Loved Workplace
To identify the top 100, organisations scored on the following:
- 35% based on employee survey responses
- 25% based on public rating sites like Glassdoor, Indeed and Google;
- 40% from interviews and written responses from the companies
- Newsweek also conducted additional research into every company on the list.
The analysis examined how well companies demonstrate BPI’s Spark Model. Other factors included employee:
- sentiments and emotions indicating engagement
- positivity about their workplace
- commitment to organisational success
“With the rapidly changing workplace and competition for top talent, more companies are recognising the importance of employee engagement and commitment”, said Nancy Cooper, Global Editor in Chief, Newsweek.
“The workplaces that have demonstrated a commitment to their employees in 2023 are more likely to attract the best talent and deliver strong business outcomes.”
Louis Carter, CEO of Best Practice Institute, said: “Fully understanding and acting upon employee sentiment, emotion, and recommendations continues to be a challenge and top priority of executive leadership.
“The companies on this list have committed to listening carefully to their employees to create a workplace employees love.”
Zaizi’s awards success continues
Zaizi’s had several awards successes in recent months. We won the ChangeMaker award at the Women in Software Awards in September.
In June, the 2023 Women in Tech Employer Awards named us Best Tech Employer (150-500 Employees).
We’re also a finalist in the “Best Place to Work” category at the prestigious BCS & Computing UK IT Industry Awards 2023.
Finally, we’re in the Growing Business Awards nominated for two awards — ‘Diversity and Inclusion Champion of the Year’ and ‘The Bridges Positive Impact Award.’
Our entries highlight how we promote diversity, inclusion and belonging through our recruitment, development and culture.
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