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ADP Ranks in Top 10 of Working Mother’s 2018 Best Companies for Multicultural Women

ADP Ranks in Top 10 of Working Mother’s 2018 Best Companies for Multicultural Women

ADP® has been named one of the 2018 Best Companies for Multicultural Women by Working Mother® magazine for the fifth consecutive year. The company ranked in the top 10 of the 25 companies in the United States recognized for creating and using best practices in hiring, retaining and promoting women of color. “We are delighted to once again be named as a top company for multicultural women,” said Rita Mitjans, chief diversity and corporate responsibility officer at ADP. “At ADP, we are intentional about ensuring all talent has the opportunity to reach their potential and contribute to our collective success. We want women, and women of color in particular, to know that ADP is the kind of place that values, respects and embraces their unique perspectives and is committed to their advancement.” The Working Mother Research Institute assesses companies with at least 500 U.S. employees, tracks their progress in promoting women of color and evaluates their representation at every level of management and decision-making. The honorees were selected based...

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What It Means to Support Working Mothers

What It Means to Support Working Mothers

Rita Mitjans, Chief Diversity & Corporate Social Responsibility Officer

Jobs and careers are a big part of our lives, but are not the only things that matter. Life changes, like the birth or adoption of a child, brings joy and at the same time, tremendous complexity to our life. It’s even more challenging when you’re a single parent.Although my daughter is now in college, I struggled with balancing work and family initially.Having a boss that gave me the flexibility to go to doctors’ appointments and drop her off at school allowed me to be less stressed and more productive – something that benefitted me and my company.The reality is that while my job hadn’t changed when I returned from maternity leave, my life had. At ADP, we recognize this challenge — it’s another way we live our brand of “a more human resource,” and we also value what working mothers and their families can teach us. Our approach starts with listening to the working mothers in our associate base, having policies and benefits that address those needs, and...

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