TORONTO (June 3, 2021) – Ryan, a leading global tax services and software provider, has recently been named to the 2021 list of Best Workplaces™ for Mental Wellness in Canada. The Firm earned this honor after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work®. This marks the third time Ryan has been named to this list.
To be eligible, organizations must be Great Place to Work-Certified™ in the past year, and at least 80% of employees must agree their workplace is psychologically and emotionally healthy. Winning companies were determined based on their overall Mental Wellness Index score from employees.
“Earning a recognition that focuses on the mental well-being of our Canadian team members is a tremendous honor, especially when you consider the unprecedented challenges created over the last year by COVID-19,” said Ryan President of Canadian Operations Garry Round. “We take great pride in promoting health and wellness among all of our team members and feel our commitment to doing so across our organization sets us apart in the marketplace.”
Ryan offers several initiatives focused on employee health and well-being, including the innovative RyanTHRIVE program. RyanTHRIVE takes a holistic approach to health and well-being with programs and learning modules covering career, physical, financial, and emotional health. Ryan also offers a variety of benefits to improve employee health and well-being, including fitness subsidies, an employee financial assistance fund, generous parental leave policies, and a weight-loss program to provide employees with tools to improve their well-being year round. Through the industry-leading myRyan program, employees are given the flexibility to work where, when, and in what manner best promotes increased efficiency and effectiveness. With a clear understanding of expectations and accountabilities, Ryan team members are given the ownership of their time and flexibility to meet demands in both their professional and personal lives simultaneously.
The full list of the 2021 Best Workplaces for Mental Wellness in Canada by Great Place to Work can be found here.
About Great Place to Work
Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, Great Place to Work recognizes the world’s Best Workplaces in a series of national lists, including those published by The Globe & Mail (Canada) and FORTUNE magazine (USA). Great Place to Work provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures.
Ryan, an award-winning global tax services and software provider, is the largest Firm in the world dedicated exclusively to business taxes. With global headquarters in Dallas, Texas, the Firm provides an integrated suite of federal, state, local, and international tax services on a multijurisdictional basis, including tax recovery, consulting, advocacy, compliance, and technology services. Ryan is an 11-time recipient of the International Service Excellence Award from the Customer Service Institute of America (CSIA) for its commitment to world-class client service. Empowered by the dynamic myRyan work environment, which is widely recognized as the most innovative in the tax services industry, Ryan’s multidisciplinary team of more than 4,500 professionals and associates serves over 24,000 clients in more than 60 countries, including many of the world’s most prominent Global 5000 companies. More information about Ryan can be found at ryan.com.
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