What Are Working Mother Best Companies?:
The Working Mother Best Companies list helps working mothers know which employers include family-friendly benefits in their human resources policies. Ultimately, your work-life balance will depend on your position, work group and boss. Still, the Working Mother Best Companies list at least gives a starting point to find an employer with the kind of work-life fit you are seeking.
In 2010, Working Mother marked the 25th anniversary of the best companies list. For 2010, these are the Working Mother Best Companies, according to policies for maternity leave, flexible work, flextime, elder care and other work-life benefits.
Top 10 Working Mother Best Companies for 2010:
Four companies dropped out of the top 10 Working Mother best companies between 2009 and 2010: Abbott, Bon Secours Richmond Health System, Grant Thornton and The McGraw-Hill Companies.
In 2010, the top 10 Working Mother Best Companies are:
Bank of America
Ernst & Young
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
WellStar Health System
Working Mother Best Companies for 2010, A and B:
Looking at the full list of Working Mother Best Companies for 2010, those starting with A and B are:
Allstate Insurance Company
American Electric Power
American Express Company
Arnold & Porter
Automatic Data Processing, Inc.
Bain & Company, Inc.
Bank of America*
Baptist Health South Florida
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceutical USA
Bon Secours Richmond Health System
Booz Allen Hamilton
The Boston Consulting Group, Inc.
Bronson Healthcare Group, Inc.
Working Mother Best Companies for 2010, C through F:
Continuing the full list of Working Mother Best Companies, those starting with C through F are:
Capital One Financial Corporation
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Covington & Burling LLP
Diageo North America
Dow Corning Corporation
Eli Lilly and Company
Ernst & Young*
First Horizon National Corporation
First National Bank
Working Mother Best Companies for 2010, G through L:
The Working Mother Best Companies, starting with G through L, are:
General Electric Company
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Hallmark Cards, Inc.
HCA Virginia Health System - Richmond Market
Hewitt Associates LLC
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Johnson & Johnson
Katten Muchin Rosenman
Kraft Foods, Inc.
LEGO Systems, Inc.
Working Mother Best Companies for 2010, M through N:
The Working Mother Best Companies, starting with M through Z, are:
March of Dimes Foundation
Marriott International, Inc.
The McGraw-Hill Companies*
McKinsey & Company
Merck & Co., Inc.
Mercy Health System
Moffitt Cancer Center
National Education Association
New York Life Insurance Company
Northern Trust Corporation
Northwestern Memorial HealthCare
Novo Nordisk Inc.
Working Mother Best Companies for 2010, P through Z:
The Working Mother Best Companies, starting with P through Z, are:
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
The PNC Financial Services Group
The Principal Financial Group
Procter & Gamble
Prudential Financial, Inc.
Texas Instruments Incorporated
TriHealth, A Partnership of Bethesda and Good Samaritan
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics*
VCU Health System
Verizon Communications Inc
WellStar Health System*
Yale-New Haven Hospital
Source: Working Mother Magazine