Triangle Business Journal: Citrix Ranked #10 in Best Places to Work
Citrix ranked #10 of the best places to work in Raleigh in the "large companies" category.
#10. Citrix Raleigh
Description: Workplace/networking software developer
Number of full-time employees in the Triangle: 600
Top Triangle executive and title: Jesse Lipson, vice president and general manager, workflow and workspace clouds
Succinctly, list the major accomplishments at your workplace that propelled your company to being one of the best places to work in 2015.
How do you communicate your company’s mission and vision so that each employee feels part of the firm’s future? Regular email updates; Quarterly all-hands meetings; Quarterly business reviews for each department; Contests; Printed reminders including posters, screen savers, pint glasses, t-shirts.
What methods do you undertake to raise employee morale? Collaborative work environments that encourage employee interaction on projects and activities throughout the day; Quarterly happy hour; Giveaways and discounts with community partners (e.g., free CAM membership, restaurant discounts); Team/event t-shirts; Peer-to-peer recognition programs offered by the company to all employees; Extensive training opportunities.