Edward Jones named in Fortune Magazine ‘100 best companies to work for’ in 2019

first_imgDaniel J Yonash and Ross Norris, financial advisors at the Edward Jones office at 120 W. Harvey Ave. in downtown Wellington, announced recently that his company was ranked in the “100 best companies to work for” according to Fortune Magazine’s 2019 list.The list put Edward Jones No. 7 among all companies and No. 1 in top companies for financial services and insurance.It also ranks No. 4 in percentages of women in financial services and insurance.According to Fortune Magazine March 2019 edition about Edward Jones:“They’re in it for the long haul at this financial services firm: annual turnover is an extremely low 5 percent. A robust mentorship program – one in three financial advertisers serves as a mentor – makes new hires feel supported. When disasters hit, a cross-divisional crisis management team goes into overdrive, helping staff and continuing to pay those who can’t get to work.”Here is the methodology of how Fortune magazine ranked the the 100 best companies:“People analytics firm Great Place to Work” determined the list by conducting America’s largest ongoing annual workforce study, representing more than 4.3 million employees this year alone.“Employees responded to over 60 survey questions describing the extent to which their organization created a “Great Place to Work for All.”  Eighty-five percent of the evaluation is based on what employees report about their experiences of trust and reaching their full human potential as part of their organization, no matter who they are or what they do. We analyze these experiences relative to each organization’s size, workforce make up, and what’s typical in their industry and region.”last_img read more