UnitedHealthcare Named Happiest Company in America

Logo for CareerBliss “50 Happiest Companies in America” list
Logo for CareerBliss “50 Happiest Companies in America” list

When thinking of “happy” companies, you might first identify tech darlings like Google, Facebook or Apple. But UnitedHealthcare is thrilled to say that we’re tops.

CareerBliss recently released its 6th annual rankings of the “50 Happiest Companies in America,” on which UnitedHealthcare owns the No. 1 spot. CareerBliss analyzed hundreds of companies and thousands of confidential employee reviews to select companies dedicated to cultivating happier work environments. CareerBliss is an online career community that provides information and resources to employers, job seekers and recruiters.

Key factors in ranking employers included work-life balance, an employee’s relationship with his or her boss and co-workers, office environment, job resources, compensation, opportunities for professional development and company culture.

“Each year, we honor the companies dedicated to creating positive work environments. Our judges are the people who work there and experience workplace happiness firsthand,” said Heidi Golledge, CareerBliss’ co-founder and chief happiness officer. “Companies such as UnitedHealthcare are proving that one of the most valuable resources in any organization is happy employees.”

Visit Forbes.com for an article about the CareerBliss “Happiest Companies in America” rankings. The full list of the “50 Happiest Employees in America” can be found at CareerBliss.com.