The Boston Globe Names TTA a Top Place to Work
Westborough, MA – November 16, 2018 – TTA (known as The Training Associates), a leading provider of learning and development talent and solutions, is delighted to announce that the organization has been named one of the Top Places to Work in Massachusetts in the 11th annual employee-based survey project from The Boston Globe. The Top Places to Work 2018 issue was published online at globe.com/topplaces on the night of November 15 and will appear in The Boston Globe Magazine on November 18.
Top Places to Work recognizes the most admired workplaces in Massachusetts voted on by the people who know them the best – their employees. The survey measures employee opinions about their company’s direction, execution, connection, management, work, pay and benefits, and engagement. The employers are placed into one of four groups: small, with 50 to 99 employees; medium, with 100 to 249 workers; large, with 250 to 999; and largest, with 1,000 or more. TTA was ranked among the top employers in the small category.
Being named among the Top Places to Work is a great validation of TTA’s focus on building a vibrant and engaged company culture. As TTA’s co-founder, and leader with the roles of President and CEO, Maria Melfa is passionate about the company culture and employee engagement, saying “We want to create a workplace that people love coming to, a place where people thrive, and where their creative energy is unleashed.”
TTA is dedicated to driving innovation and change, which has greatly contributed to TTA’s success, and we are focused on delivering excellence for our clients. “And the only way this is possible is if we invest in our people, make sure they are thriving and happy,” added Ms. Melfa.
“Making employees happy doesn’t have to take a lot of effort or money, but it does require companies to put workers first,” said Katie Johnston, the Globe’s Top Places to Work editor. “Our winning companies know that their people are their most valuable assets.”
The rankings in the Top Places to Work are based on confidential survey information collected by Energage (formerly WorkplaceDynamics), an independent company specializing in employee engagement and retention, from nearly 82,151 individuals at 318 Massachusetts organizations. The winners share a few key traits, including offering progressive benefits, giving their employees a voice, and encouraging them to have some fun while they’re at it.
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About TTA (known as The Training Associates)
An award-winning innovator, TTA is a recognized global leader for Learning & Development (L&D) talent and solutions. Organizations of all sizes, including Fortune 500 corporations, rely on TTA’s agility to support their L&D initiatives of any size or scope across all training modalities.
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