While strategic planning, creative goods, and efficient processes are unquestionably important, one component that is sometimes overlooked is the importance of a pleasant working environment.
A workplace that encourages well-being and cooperation has a significant influence on employee happiness, productivity, and, ultimately, the company's success.
Companies across the globe have been striving to create said conducive work environment and each region and company have done this to varying degrees.
Forbes the global media company which focuses on business recently listed the companies that fit the bill. The list tagged the World's Best Employers ranked companies all over the world that provide the best working environment for their employees.
Forbes identified 700 companies seven of which were African. With that said, below are is 5 of Africa's best employers. The 6th and 7th companies in the Forbes list not listed below are South Africa's Mediclinic International and Sasol.