Forbes, the business magazine in conjunction with Statistics Canada, has published its very diverse list of Canada’s Best Employers for 2021.
To publish the final list, an independent survey was conducted on a large sample of more than 8,000 Canadian employees working for companies with more than 500 employees in Canada. The evaluation was based on direct and indirect recommendations from employees who were asked if they would recommend their workplace to friends and family. “Employee ratings also included other employers in their industries who rated positively or negatively.” website.
For clarity on the survey methodology, Cisco technology giant, its president, Shannon Linninger, ranked first on the list, stating: “Our conscious culture means being aware and responsible for what works and what doesn’t and how we can improve it. Empowering our people to contribute to a culture in which everyone can thrive. “
“It has been a difficult year to be an employer and an employee. As a result of this pandemic, the unemployment rate in Canada has increased significantly, from 5.6% last year to about 8.6% today. Nevertheless, many companies have persevered, especially those providing much-needed services. To her in these difficult times… one example: the Canadian Mental Health Association, which ranks sixth on our list of the best employers in Canada, ”stated the report.
The major employers in Canada in 2021 are: