Ecumen Named a "Best Place to Work" for 5th Straight Year

Sep 10th, 2009 1:07pm

For the 5th straight year Ecumen has been named by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal as one of Minnesota's Best Places to Work.  Nearly 200 companies began the nomination process. Results were based on employee surveys. Joining Ecumen in the Top 10 of large companies were CentraCare Health System, HealthEast Care System, C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Comcast, Ecolab, Best Buy, Qwest, Capella Education and Verizon Wireless.  Here are employee quotes featured in the article.

"Ecumen is a forward-thinking organization with an energized passion for changing the way aging is viewed and understood in our society.”

“Ecumen is a fun place to work. They provide a flexible work environment for me, and in return, I give them my best effort.”

“Ecumen is a great place to work. I have been here for a few years and have never had a day that I’ve gone home unhappy. Being able to not bring stress home from the job is an awesome feeling. I plan on staying at Ecumen as long as they will have me.”

 “Ecumen is a wonderful company to work for. They value innovation — makes it a neat work environment.”

“Ecumen is a wonderful fit for me. The mission of the company is a great fit for me and the marketplace. There is a sense of excitement and positive energy that feeds me each day. The leadership is forward thinking and empowering. It is a joy to come to work every day.”

“Ecumen is and has been a wonderful company to work for; they have been supportive, innovative, ready for any kind of challenge and offer great living spaces for many 55+.”

“Ecumen is truly a great place to work. The thing I like the best is they have created an environment where risk-taking is encouraged, successes are celebrated and failures are a teaching tool.”

“I am blessed to have my job. My supervisors are always looking out for my well-being and ways to make me more successful in my job. When I need help in any way they are right there.”

“I think Ecumen is a super great place to work! I enjoy coming to work every day, and I find myself visiting residents and employees when I have my day off!”