Best Workplace

Best Workplace Award

Good working conditions in the office often also ensure a high employer attractiveness. This is why the employer evaluation platform kununu and the Industrieverband Büro und Arbeitswelt e. V. (IBA) award prizes to the "Best Workplaces" in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The special one: Only the employees of the award winners decide on the awarding of the prize with their evaluations.


Best Workplace Award 2019

Ratings for the Best Workplace Award 2019 could be submitted until May 26, 2019, at www.kununu.com. A total of around 16,000 employees took part in the survey and evaluated over 9,000 companies. Of these, more than 500 employers qualified for the competition "Best Workplace Award 2019". The ten best rated companies in each of the categories small (up to 49 employees), medium-sized (50 to 249 employees) and large (250 employees or more) can be found at http://info.kununu.com/best-workplace-award2019.

This year's winners will be announced on 18.09.2019, starting at 15.00 hrs as part of Zukunft Personal Europe in Cologne.


Best Workplace 2018

In 2018, around 10,000 employees from over 5,000 companies responded to the call to participate. In addition to general questions about their employer, they answered questions about their working environment, its furnishings, lighting and acoustic conditions and the information and communication technology available.

Dr. Sarah Müller, Managing Director of kununu GmbH, explains the key findings of the survey.
Dr. Sarah Müller, Managing Director of kununu GmbH, explains the key findings of the survey. Lupe_grau
Nominees and around 100 guests eagerly await the announcement of the award winners
Nominees and around 100 guests eagerly await the announcement of the award winners Lupe_grau
In the panel discussion, the first-placed participants examine the question of what a well-designed workplace looks like.
In the panel discussion, the first-placed participants examine the question of what a well-designed workplace looks like. Lupe_grau

On the basis of the evaluated criteria, the three best rated companies were determined in each case in the categories small (up to 49 employees), medium-sized (50 to 249 employees) and large (250 employees or more). These were awarded the „Best Workplace Award 2018“ at the ORGATEC trade fair on 24 October 2018. In addition, an exceptional prize was awarded for design and working atmosphere.


The Best 2018

In the category "small business":

In the category "medium-sized businesses":

In the category „large businesses”:

In the special category "Best design and working atmosphere":

Video of the award ceremony


Prerequisites for nomination

The following requirements must be met for a nomination:

  • at least 5 ratings on kununu since 1.6.2016
  • at least one kununu score of 3.5
  • at least a score of 3.5 on the criterion "working conditions" (1 of 13 kununu criteria),
  • at least 3 evaluations between 26.3. and 26.5. and at least 3 of 5 stars for the 4 additional questions on workplace design/equipment

The order of the placements is determined on the basis of the workplace design evaluations (4 additional questions).


The first placed 2018 introduce themselves

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Contact for your questions

Stefan Kokkes
Head of Strategic Partnership
Industrieverband Büro und
Arbeitswelt e. V. (IBA)
s.kokkes@iba.online

Allard van der Veen
Manager Partnerships & Business
Development
kununu GmbH
allard.vanderveen@kununu.com