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Certification Nation Day
May 17, 2022

What is Certification Nation Day?

Certification Nation Day is a global celebration of Certified great workplaces. On May 17, 2022, Certified workplaces come online to share their unique company culture with the world #GPTWcertified.

What is Great Place to Work-Certification™?

For companies to carry the Certified label, current employees must verify that it’s a great place to work. Certification helps job seekers distinguish which companies offer a great company culture.

Why join in Certification Nation Day?

How Certification and Certification Nation Day boosts your employer brand

When employees feel proud of the company they work for, they feel connected to the culture and are excited to share their employee stories with others.
  • Signals to job seekers that your company cares about every employee’s experience
  • Connects employees to a shared purpose Increases employees telling people who they work for
  • Increases how often employees tell others the organization is a great place to work
  • Makes employees brand ambassadors
  • Elevates your internal communications
  • Increases employees recommending employer’s products and services
  • Decreases employees actively looking for a job elsewhere
  • Can attract media coverage for your great company culture
  • Increases a sense of community and belonging
  • Provides an opportunity to recognize your employees and their contributions

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To be eligible for the World’s Best Workplaces list, a company must apply and be named to a minimum of 5 national Best Workplaces lists within our current 58 countries, have 5,000 employees or more worldwide, and at least 40% of the company’s workforce (or 5,000 employees) must be based outside of the home country. Extra points are given based on the number of countries where a company surveys employees with the Great Place to Work Trust Index©, and the percentage of a company’s workforce represented by all Great Place to Work surveys globally. Candidates for the 2017 Worlds Best Workplaces list will have appeared on national workplaces lists published in September 2016 through August 2017.