For the sixth year in a row, Forbes published the classification of the best employers in the world.
The 2022 ranking was compiled in collaboration with Statista.
The market research firm surveyed 150,000 full-time and part-time employees at multinational companies in 57 countries to determine which ones excel at:
- influence and image
- talent development -
gender equality -
This year's classification includes a total of 800 companies.
World's Best Employer: The Samsung Group
Country: South Korea
The Samsung Group was founded in 1938, its headquarters are in Seoul, South Korea.
According to Forbes, the technology company was also named one of the best employers for recent graduates.
This is the third year in a row that the Samsung Group has been ranked first, after jumping from 106th place in 2019.
According to "The Korea Herald", the company was praised by Forbes in 2020 and 2021 for the way it handled the COVID-19 pandemic, prioritizing the safety and health of employees.
Microsoft ranked second on the list. Founded in 1975, the company is headquartered in Redmond, Washington.
Microsoft is also listed on Forbes' lists of best employers for women and young graduates.
In 2020, Microsoft was ranked 21st on the Fortune 500 list of the largest corporations in the United States based on total revenue.
The podium closes with IBM. The company was founded in 1911 and is headquartered in Armonk, New York.
In addition to being one of the world's best employers, IBM is also included in other Forbes rankings, including Best Employers for Veterans and Most Admired Companies.
According to Fortune, it is also one of the largest employers in the world, with more than 297,800 in 2022.
In 2021, Amazon was ranked 4th, but this year it has dropped to 14th. This year, Alphabet ranks 4th.