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Penn Receives WorldatWork Work-Life 2017 Seal of Distinction

News from January 19, 2017

WorldatWork 2017 Seal of DistinctionThe University of Pennsylvania has earned the WorldatWork Work-Life Seal of Distinction for 2017. For the second year in a row, Penn has been selected to receive this mark of excellence designed to recognize leading organizations for their successful and innovative work life integration programs and policies. Penn is one of 160 organizations in the United States and Canada to be honored with a seal this year. Only 21 other universities are among this group of honorees.

Seal of Distinction honorees will be recognized at a celebration during the WorldatWork Total Rewards Conference & Exhibition held May 7 through 10.

The Seal of Distinction measures the overall strength of organizations’ work-life portfolio and success in creating positive work environments. Applicants are evaluated on work-life programs, policies and practices that meet the needs and challenges facing employees today, such as:

Ÿ  Caring for dependents                                Ÿ  Health and wellness
Ÿ  Flexibility                                                     Ÿ  Financial support and education
Ÿ  Paid and unpaid time off                            Ÿ   Community involvement
Ÿ  Workforce experience and engagement

Visit www.hr.upenn.edu/myhr/worklife for more information about Penn’s outstanding work-life benefits.