Mars Inc. Ranks Number 3 in World's Best Workplaces List

By Fortune Editors
Oct 15, 2018 2:30 PM ET
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It’s that time of year again to name the world’s best workplaces, and in order to do that, Fortune partner Great Place to Work surveyed employees working for companies around the globe.San Francisco’s Salesforce tops the list once again after leading last year’s list. It is accompanied by Hilton Worldwide, DHL, and more. To learn more about Great Place to Work’s methodology, read here. You can also learn more about how the rankings are determined here. Read on for the full list of 25 companies below.

1. Salesforce

Headquarters Country: United States
Industry: Information Technology
No. of Employees: 32,000
Countries where it ranks near the top: Australia, Canada, France, Germany, India, Ireland, Japan, Singapore, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, United States

What employees say: “There is a sense of inspiration that comes from the leadership taking strong positions on social issues and making volunteerism such a key part of our culture. This sustains us during the difficult times.”

2. Hilton

Headquarters Country: United States
Industry: Hospitality
No. of Employees: 161,000
Countries where it ranks near the top: Australia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Greater China, India, Italy, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Peru,The Netherlands,Turkey, UAE, United Kingdom, United States

What employees say: “We embody the hospitality that we show to our guests. This allows for a very friendly culture. Our leaders are approachable and accessible and someone you can relate to. For being almost a 100-year-old company, we act like a start-up fostering and nourishing new ideas and innovation and being quick to market with those ideas.”

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3. Mars, Inc

Headquarters Country: United States
Industry: Manufacturing and Production
No. of Employees: 100,000
Countries where it ranks near the top: Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Central America & Caribbean, Denmark, Finland, France, Greater China, Germany, Greece, Italy, Japan, Norway, Portugal, South Korea, Spain, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, United States

What employees say: “The work environment is one of a kind. We bring our pets to work, all of our desks are open layout,and everyone is like a family in this together. We have the freedom to come and go as we please and no one is micro-managing us or checking to make sure we are doing what is expected. the 5 principles drives everything we do and that has stayed consistent since day 1.”

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4. Intuit Inc.

Headquarters Country: United States
Industry: Information Technology
No. of Employees: 8,781
Countries where it ranks near the top: Australia, Canada, France, India, Singapore, United Kingdom, United States

What employees say: “Intuit will do the right thing EVERY time, not when it suits their needs, but every time. When you work for a company like this, you make decisions based on doing it right and you don’t have to worry about how it will be received, perceived or questioned because it was the “right thing” to do for the company, the customer, the partner, the shareholders or the employee.”

5. The Adecco Group

Headquarters Country: Switzerland
Industry: Professional Services
No. of Employees: 34,000
Countries where it ranks near the top: Belgium, Canada, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Spain, The Netherlands United Kingdom (4)

What employees say: “Feeling part of a “family” and a woman feeling free to embrace motherhood without any repercussion is really rare in today’s world of work. I’m able to balance my private and professional life.”

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