DynCorp International was ranked seven in CareerBliss’s Top 10 Bliss Leap Award Winners list. Fifty companies in total were awarded “for making the greatest strides to create happier work environments.”
CareerBliss determines award winners based on company reviews placed on CareerBliss.com by employees over the course of the past year. Those “with the most significant growth in overall workplace happiness” are chosen. According to CareerBliss, all companies within the top 10 had an increase in employee happiness by more than 12 percent from the previous year. DI had an average “Bliss Rating” of 4.258 on a scale from 1-5, with a 14.39% increase in happiness from 2011.
“The Bliss Leap Award honors companies who have spent the last year truly working towards creating a better company culture and happier employees,” said Heidi Golledge, CEO and co-founder of CareerBliss. “This is certainly great news for companies who see retention and employee well-being as a key factor to their success, since they can make great strides in this area in just one year.”
How Does CareerBliss Evaluate Happiness?
CareerBliss utilizes 10 key factors in employee ratings that impact happiness including: work-life balance, relationship with supervisors and co-workers, work environment, job resources, compensation, growth opportunities, company culture, company reputation, daily tasks, and control over work performed on a daily basis. More than 50,000 company reviews and ratings from employees nationwide were evaluated to determine the Top 50 honorees.
CareerBliss is an online career community designed as an information hub for employers, job seekers and recruiters. CareerBliss allows users to post and view company reviews, salary information, job listings and career advice. CareerBliss.com currently has more than six million independent company reviews and salary comparisons, and more than three million job listings.