New York — For the 11th time in 16 years, General Mills Inc. is among the companies recognized by Fortune magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in the U.S., according to the company. General Mills is ranked 64th on the list.
General Mills Executive Vice-President of Global Human Resources Mike Davis says: “Investing in talent is a key ingredient of our organization’s success. Without a doubt, workplace culture and business performance go hand in hand, so we strive to develop our employees by giving them opportunities to stretch and grow both inside and outside of the company.”
Applicants for the award complete a detailed questionnaire about their programs and practices and consent to a confidential employee survey conducted by Great Place to Work, an international consulting and management training firm. Selection is based on an evaluation of credibility, fairness, respect, pride and camaraderie, which the company claims reflect the association between how people are treated and how businesses perform.