HR Programs Receive National Recognition

HR Programs Receive National Recognition

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MIT Work-Life Center Program Wins the WorldatWork Work-Life 2017 Seal of Distinction

For the second year in a row, MIT is a proud recipient of the WorldatWork Work-Life Seal of Distinction for demonstrating leadership in workplace strategies that help employees with work-life balance.

The Seal of Distinction is awarded each year to organizations across North America that support employees at work and at home. It honors the overall strength of an organization’s work-life portfolio along with success in creating a positive work environment.

Visit the MIT Work-Life Center to learn about the seminars, programs and support networks that help meet the personal and professional needs of MIT's diverse, global community.

MIT Leader to Leader Program Wins Multiple Awards

MIT's Leader to Leader program was recognized in multiple categories of's 2016 Leadership Excellence awards.

Leader to Leader is a nationally recognized best-practice leadership development program in which participants partner with senior leaders and MIT faculty in a proactive and systematic effort to build distributed world-class leadership throughout MIT. The program received awards in four categories:

  • Best Executive Coaching
    This award recognizes excellence in Executive Coaching programs.
  • Best Experienced/Senior Leaders Program
    This award recognizes organizations that build leadership strength at the top of the organization through the continued development of its existing senior leaders.
  • Best Use of Team Building
    This award recognizes organizations that have deployed team building training and exercises to advance the level of cohesive leadership across the organization.
  • Innovation in Deployment of Leadership Programs
    This award recognizes innovation and creativity within an organization in the design and execution of a leadership program.

Learn more about Leader to Leader or see a full list of 2016 Leadership Excellence Award winners.

MIT Excellence Awards Program Wins Recognition

MIT's Rewards & Recognition Excellence Awards received a 2016 Recognition Professionals International (RPI) award for Best Overall Recognition Program.

RPI's Best Practice Standards Award honors organizations that implement the RPI Best Practice Standards, which are based on knowledge gained from academic literature, professional conferences, and shared experiences in developing successful recognition programs.

The winner of the award creates a short video highlighting the winning program. Watch our video about the MIT Excellence Awards.

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