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Get Recognized for Being a Great Place to Work!

Share your unique organizational culture and employee experience with the world.

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How it Works

Companies that want to be on a Best Workplaces™ list start by getting Great Place Work-Certified™. During the Certification process, we capture employee feedback and details about the programs
and practices that make your workplace culture unique.

Step 1: Survey Your Employees

Select a 2-week period to launch the Trust Index©, our research-backed employee survey.

Step 2: Complete Culture Brief

Provide details about your company’s programs and practices on our Culture Brief.

Multiple Recognition Opportunities With One Simple Process

Frequently Asked Questions

Is My Organization Eligible for Best Workplaces™ lists?

Organizations that have at least 10 full and/or part-time employees in Canada and are Great Place to Work-Certified™ are eligible for Best Workplaces™ lists.

How Can I Apply for Best Workplaces™ lists?

You cannot apply to be on a Best Workplaces™ list. Once you're Certified, you're automatically considered for all relevant Best Workplaces™ lists for 12 months, starting from the date you got Certified.

How Many Best Workplaces™ Lists are there?

We publish multiple Best Workplaces™ lists throughout the year. Our signature Best Workplaces™ in Canada list gets published every April. We also publish Best Workplaces™ lists based on geography, demography and industry.

How are Best Workplaces™ Selected?

Best Workplaces™ are determined from the pool of Certified organizations and the qualifying organizations are those that meet the highest levels of the specific criteria for that specific list. 

Is there a Deadline to Apply for Best Workplaces™ lists?

Great Place to Work-Certification is available all year long. Your employees will be surveyed during any 2-week period of your choice. Once you are Certified, you will then be considered for all relevant Best Workplaces™ lists for 12 months.

However, there are deadlines for each of our Best Workplaces™ lists. For us to consider you for a particular list, you must be Certified by the list's deadline mentioned in the list calendar.

Do We Need to Pay Any Additional Fee to Get on a Best Workplaces™ List?

There is no fee to get on any Best Workplace™ list. You only pay for Great Place to Work-Certification™ which makes you eligible for all relevant Best Workplaces™ lists.