ABB was honored with the Excellent Organization in Building Happy Enterprise 2019 for its remarkable performance in terms of talent cultivation, corporate culture practices and CSR commitment, becoming an industry model in “building happy enterprise and creating better life”.
Corporate values and culture lay a foundation for building a happy business. As a multinational company operating in China, ABB consistently adheres to its corporate values of “Safety & Integrity, Customer Focus & Quality, Innovation & Speed, Ownership & Performance, Collaboration & Trust”, and has been named as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies for years.
Talent is fundamental to the sustainable development of a business. ABB fully boosts employees’ sense of gain, sense of pride and well-being with efforts to provide competitive compensation, favorable work environment, and promising career development platform. What’s more, ABB have been ranked among China Best Employers in the Industry and the China 100 Best Employers of College Graduates for times. In recent years, many excellent talents cultivated by ABB China serve crucial positions at ABB Group and in other countries, and the presence of ABB’s Chinese employees can be sensed in more than ten economies.
ABB highly values employees’ personal development and growth. Specifically, ABB helps employees improve their personal capabilities through “Employee First” program, internal job rotation and rich lectures and online trainings, and encourages employees to experience different jobs, thus allowing them to accumulate work experience and approach tasks from higher and broader perspectives. The internal recruitment rate has increased from 6% in 2018 to 21% in 2019.
As a pioneering technology leader, ABB has been providing China market with efficient and innovative products and solutions, together with local customrs to play its role in building a “beautiful China”. Meanwhile, ABB actively fulfills its CSR commitment and carries out activities around care for the elderly, sand prevention & afforestation, community volunteering, and promotion of safe use of electricity. Furthermore, ABB helps poor students via the “ABB-New Great Wall Fund” which has benefited a total of over 4,300 college students and a thousand of vocational school students to date. In addition, ABB strengthens collaborations with universities and promote talent development by hosting ABB Cup Innovation Contest.
The campaign of Collecting Excellent Examples of Building Happy Enterprise 2019, sponsored by people.cn with FESCO (Beijing Foreign Enterprise Human Resources Service Co., Ltd.) as the strategic partner, was officially launched on August 5, 2019. Following the principles of authority, popularity and credibility, the campaign unveiled the list of winning excellent examples of building happy enterprise after qualification review, online voting, and scoring by the panel.
ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a technology leader that is driving the digital transformation of industries. With a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB has four customer-focused, globally leading businesses: Electrification, Industrial Automation, Motion, and Robotics & Discrete Automation, supported by the ABB Ability™ digital platform. ABB’s Power Grids business will be divested to Hitachi in 2020. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees. ABB has a full range of business activities in China, including R&D, manufacturing, sales and services, with near 20,000 employees located in more than 130 cities, 44 local companies, and online and offline channels across around 700 cities.