Envato again named one of Australia's best places to work
Envato has yet again been named as one of Australia’s best places to work after being ranked 12th in the annual 2017 Best Places to Work Study.
It is the third time the company has been recognised as one of the top 25 employers in the country by the Study, and the third time it is placed inside the top 20. A 12th place ranking improves on its 2016 performance by five spots (17th).
Founder and CEO of Envato Collis Ta’eed said the company was proud of being recognised in this way. “As a company, we are committed to ensuring that we have the right people and the right environment. This, and related values we hold dear - such as the right to a fair go and providing a diverse and inclusive workplace - have been central to Envato’s success not just as an employer, but as a business. I hope all of our staff feel as excited and proud as I am about this news, as it reflects positively on all of their hard work.”
Envato HR Manager Amber Johnson thanked the entire Envato team for helping to make the company a genuinely great place to work. “Being recognised as a great place to work is not just down to the policies and procedures we oversee as a HR team. It requires a truly positive and inclusive culture, and that doesn’t happen by accident or by the force of will of one person.”
“We’re incredibly proud of all of our staff who have each contributed to this result and, ultimately, making an Envato a place we all want to come in and work for each and every day.”
Based on one of the world’s most comprehensive studies of workplace culture by Great Place to Work Australia, the study authors announced that the quality of this year’s study was higher than ever. “This is an exciting, transformative and competitive time for companies,” said Zrinka Lovrencic, MD of Great Place to Work Australia. “With a services sector heavy economy, employers now need to make a greater effort to improve their workplace cultures in order to retain employees.”
“This competitive pressure benefits everyone, as all workplaces can increase their levels of employee engagement. The companies that have made the 2017 study have risen to this challenge and exemplify workplace culture excellence.”
The 2017 Best Places to Work will be published in a feature insert in Australian Financial Review and www.greatplacetowork.com.au on Wednesday 30th August, 2017.
ABOUT GREAT PLACE TO WORK Great Place to Work Australia, part of Great Place to Work Inc, is a global research and consulting firm specialising in workplace excellence and development of high-trust and high-engagement workplace cultures. Its proprietary research tool, the Trust Index® Employee Engagement Survey, is taken annually by over 10 million employees worldwide. Leading companies worldwide use our model to increase the levels of trust across their organisations and drive business results.
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Founded in 2006, Envato is the world’s leading community for creative assets and creative people.
A community of more than eight million people worldwide buy and sell creative assets on Envato Market with total community earnings exceeding $500 million. Millions of students have taken video courses and free tutorials on the Envato Tuts+ education network and Envato Studio connects people with hand picked freelancers to complete their creative projects. Envato Elements is a subscription service with thousands of ready-to-use graphic templates, fonts and assets available for unlimited download.