Provides Education and Training

Does the company support professional development? According to our 2015 survey, 92% of Americans believed that employee education & training programs were important to measure JUST worker treatment.

METRICS

Commitment to Education & Training

Description: Commitment to education and training, comprising assessments of whether the company:

  1. has a policy to support the career development of its employees; and
  2. has a policy to improve the skills training of its employees.

Each of these two data points awarded a value of 5 if TRUE and summed.

Data Source(s): ASSET4
Metric Type: Management
Geography: US
Unit of Measurement: Score (0-10)

Education & Training Practices

Description: An assessment of the strength, breadth and scope of the company's training and professional development programs, including support for degree programs and leadership training/skills development, based on company disclosures on their HR policies and programs.

Data Source(s): MSCI
Metric Type: Management
Geography: US
Unit of Measurement: Score (0-10)