Dec 20, 2004

TCS Tops Hewitt’s Best Employer Study

Indian companies, instead of MNC’s, have occupied the first three places in this year’s ‘Best Employers Study’ by Hewitt. Leading the way is Tata Consultancy Services, with Bharti Televentures at second place and National Thermal Power Corporation at third. Proctor and Gamble and Glaxo Smithkline Consumer being the fourth and fifth in the category of top five best employers in 2004. Ms. Smita Anand, Hewitt’s India head of consulting added “More importantly, the best employers are focusing on leadership development and are positioned to build a strong leadership pipeline”. Also to participate in the study were the blue-collar workers who suggested introducing a new category ‘Best Managed Workforce’ this year. The 5 companies with best-managed workforces were-Godrej Consumer Products, IFFCO, Parry Confectionery, The Leela Palace Kempinski and Jubilant Organosys. This year, Mr.Sunil Bharti Mittal of Bharti Televentures has been elected ‘Best People CEO’ while Proctor and Gamble has won ‘the most admired HR department’.
Source: 11-12-04 Business Standard Delhi Edition
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