Most Important Factors

FEATUREBest Places to Work 2006: Industry Most Important Factors Rank in Large in 2006 Rank in Large in 2005 Factor Category Rank in Small in 2006 Rank in Small in 2005 1 1 My work gives me personal satisfaction. Job Satisfaction 1 1 2 9 My company provides the equipment and services I ne

The Scientist Staff
Apr 1, 2006

FEATURE
Best Places to Work 2006: Industry

Most Important Factors
Rank in Large in 2006
Rank in Large in 2005
Factor
Category
Rank in Small in 2006
Rank in Small in 2005
1
1
My work gives me personal satisfaction. Job Satisfaction
1
1
2
9
My company provides the equipment and services I need to work effectively. Research Environment
4
13
3
3
I feel that my contributions to the team are appreciated and that the team works well together. Job Satisfaction
2
2
4
2
My company sets and adheres to high ethical standards. Integrity
3
4
5
7
My company fully funds my research. Research Environment
25
24
6
5
My company's research mission is logical and practical, and I understand my role in it. Research Environment
11
6
7
19
When problems do arise, my manager consults me and give me an opportunity to explain my...