Softcat wins best workplace award

Posted on May 26 2016 - 8:05am by John Peters
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IT infrastructure provider Softcat has been named ‘Best Workplace’ in the UK in the 500+ employee category by Great Place to Work. This is the fith year in a row that the company has been ranked a Best Workplace. The awards are based on

The awards are based on an employee survey and an audit of each organisation’s management and HR practices.

The awards are based on an employee survey and an audit of each organisation’s management and HR practices.

an employee survey and an audit of each organisation’s management and HR practices.

Softcat chief executive Martin Hellawell said: “We don’t have any intellectual property – we haven’t invented any products or make any – so the attitude of our employees and quality and enthusiasm of the customer service we offer is how we differentiate ourselves; it is the cornerstone of our success. Our formula is simple: we recruit the right staff in the fist place, continuously train and develop them and ensure they are engaged so they offer a fantastic service to customers.”

Softcat, which employs more than 900 people, was runner up in the Best Workplaces awards (large business category) in both 2014 and 2015.

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