Top 10 rankings: No. 3 for training, No. 5 for retention
Innovation is actively encouraged at this Chicago-based job website and staffing firm, where workers can present ideas to company executives in contests like CB Hack Day, with cash rewards offered for successful implementations. The company says more than 110 ideas have been submitted and $236,000 has been awarded in the past seven months.
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Total U.S.-based employees: 1,680
Total U.S.-based IT employees: 275
IT employee turnover in 2011: 16%
IT promotions in 2011: 30%
Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 10
Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $1,834
Total percentage of women within IT: 21%
Percentage of IT managers who are women: 19%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 21%
Total percentage of minorities within IT: 33%
Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 32%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 34%