emlyon business school one of the Top 3 employers in Morocco in 2019

emlyon business school one of the Top 3 employers in Morocco in 2019


emlyon business school, shaping its environment through its educational mission, has been recognized for the quality of its human resources practices, organizational excellence and societal commitment to Morocco.

The Best Place To Work Institute, an expert in supporting organizations’ managerial and cultural transformation, has unveiled its list of Great Places to Work in Morocco. This ranking highlights businesses with exceptional commitment to transformation approaches, that stand out because of the quality of their environments and the working conditions that they offer their employees.

The List results from a precise methodology based on two surveys conducted at each candidate organization. The first survey of 154 questions is sent to the HR Director, and is divided into six themes: general information about the organization, HR practices, CSR, relations between colleagues, image and belonging. In addition, 36 questions are submitted to all employees, divided into 9 sections: employee profiles, leadership and management style, HR policy practices, pay, employee benefits, and professional relations.

Quality of life at the workplace is a very timely issue; awareness of this facet is growing steadily. The TopEmployers in Morocco Program recognizes Moroccan organizations that offer the best working environment, and that strive to attract, motivate and retain their employees.   

82% of the employees solicited answered this questionnaire. This high response rate enabled Best places to Work to rank the Casablanca campus of emlyon business school among thetop 3 employers in Morocco. “Working for emlyon business school is not  just a job. It is a daily passion with a fabulous leader and team,” Ikram Assabbab, Promotion Manager, emlyon business school Casablanca enthuses. “A young, dynamic and very caring organization. We share common objectives, and we all aspire toward the same goal: excellence,” says Imène Brigui, Associate Professor in Artificial Intelligence and Digital Systems.

Tawhid Chtioui, Dean of emlyon business school, expressed his pride at being and having been supported by a young dynamic team committed to serving the educational mission for Morocco and Africa   

About emlyon business school 

Founded in 1872 by the Lyon Chamber of Commerce, emlyon business school welcomes 5,750 students each year, representing over 83 nationalities, and 5,500 managers in its professional development programs. The school has five campuses in France and abroad (Lyon, Saint-Étienne, Casablanca, Shanghai, Paris), and can draw on a network of 160 international academic partners. In addition, it maintains a community of 31,000 alumni in 121 countries. emlyon business school’s mission is to develop ‘makers,’ agents of transformation with a flair for teamwork, who anticipate, link worlds, handle and cultivate ideas, and see things and take action before others. This notion of ‘maker’ reflects the vision of the entrepreneur endorsed by emlyon business school: a maker tries, experiments, makes mistakes, starts again, and learns as they go. emlyon business school strives to cultivate these skills in a next-generation approach that combines the production and dissemination of excellence in academic research with the creation of innovative curriculums.

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