Top 10 rankings: No. 8 for training
This telecommunications company headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., prides itself on providing a work atmosphere that supports productivity and teamwork. Through the Top Dog program, an IT leader is responsible for improving the quality of office life at each major IT hub location by recognizing employee achievements, enhancing the work environment and promoting staff engagement. Any IT worker can make an impact by contributing or reviewing business and technology ideas via the company's Powerful Answers tool; hundreds of employee-generated ideas are currently being implemented.
Total U.S.-based employees: 72,197
Total U.S.-based IT employees: 3,698
IT employee turnover in 2013: 4%
IT promotions in 2013: 8%
Training days offered per IT employee in 2013: 12
Training budget per IT employee in 2013: $815