Unum (NYSE: UNM) is on this year’s Forbes 2022 Best Employers for Women. In conjunction with Statista Inc., the independent survey included around 50,000 U.S. employees employed at companies with a minimum of 1,000 employees. The sample includes more than 30,000 women.
The evaluation was based on these criteria:
- Direct Recommendations
- General work topics. Opinions on statements related to atmosphere & development, company image, work conditions, salary & wage and diversity.
- Topics relevant to women. Women rated employers based on parental leave, family support, flexibility, discrimination, representation & career and pay equity.
- Indirect Recommendations
- Women provided an evaluation of other employers, in their respective industries, that stand out either positively or negatively regarding diversity.
- Diversity Among top Executives/Board
- Statista researched publicly available company information to create an index highlighting the share of women in executive management or board positions.