Best Places to Work in IT 2009 Employer Profile

No. 97

Xerox Corp.

Norwalk, Conn. [New England]
http://www.xerox.com
http://www.xerox.com

Why you want to work there

This Norwalk, Conn.-based document management technology and services company's e-learning IT collection includes courses on management, leadership, communications, technology, quality and more. In addition, there are marketplace reference books available, certification preparation classes and 24/7 online mentoring. In 2007, more than 350,000 training modules were added to the collection, and more are added each year. The Xerox IT Build Our Talent Program was fully launched in 2008 with a series of learning events to provide employees with critical skills and information in order to leverage learning resources, tools and career opportunities. One recent offering, a "cultural effectiveness training" session, was offered live and webcast globally to provide information on Indian and U.S. cultures.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 52

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 33,180

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 530

IT employee turnover in 2008: 6%

IT promotions in 2008: 14%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2008: 5

Training budget per IT employee in 2008: $2,500

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 35%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 33%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 36%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 18%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 12%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 20%