William Buck named a finalist in 2017 IBM Best Workplace Awards By William Buck on 01/12/17 - Mins to read: < 1 minute William Buck is delighted to announce they have been named as a finalised in the small-medium category of the 2017 IBM Best Workplace Awards for the second year in a row. Auckland Managing Director, Clyde Young says, “we take a great deal of pride in being recognised as finalists. We are continually striving to create an exceptional place to work where our team of talented people want to and are able to do their best for clients, their team and their community. We are providing them with a supportive and empowering environment where they can build their skills and expertise to change the lives of not only their clients, but also the lives those around them. We value the support we get from our other William Buck offices and our greater Praxity network.” The awards are based on the long running study of workplace climate and employee engagement, with the survey identifying the best workplaces in New Zealand judged by employees. In 2017, over 35,000 employees from 173 organisations, participated in the survey, providing their perceptions of their workplace, leaders, and aspects of their employment. The category awards will be announced via Facebook Live on 31 January 2018.