2U Represents Maryland in Honored Companies List; One of Two Education Companies Recognized for Best Places to Work
LANDOVER, Md. – December 11, 2013 — 2U Inc., a leader in developing the world’s best online educational experiences in partnership with leading universities, has been honored as one of the Best Medium-Sized Companies to Work For in 2014, a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award. The Employees’ Choice Awards rely solely on the input of employees, who elect to provide feedback on their jobs, work environments and companies via Glassdoor’s anonymous online company review survey.
“2U’s culture is driven by the belief that today is the most important day to change the world. This belief has led us to attract and retain high-achieving employees of all talents who share a passion to realize education’s potential," says Chip Paucek, 2U co-founder and CEO. "We're proud to live and breathe a culture of hard work while having fun at 2U and being recognized by our own team is a meaningful honor. We couldn’t be more excited about the future at 2U.”
“Glassdoor is working to create greater workplace transparency and is committed to helping people find jobs they love,” said Glassdoor CEO & Co-founder Robert Hohman. “Through the Employees’ Choice Awards, we aim to highlight those employers that excel in keeping employees satisfied and engaged.”
2U, Inc. is ranked #17 among the Best Medium-Sized Companies to Work for in 2014. The Glassdoor company review survey includes both quantitative and qualitative questions designed to capture a genuine and authentic inside look at what it’s like to work at particular jobs and companies. The survey asks employees to rate their satisfaction with the company overall, and key workplace factors like career opportunities, compensation and benefits, work/life balance, senior management, as well as culture and values. In addition, employees are asked to describe the best reasons to work at their company as well as any downsides.
The complete list of Employees’ Choice Award Winners: http://bit.ly/1gZmatO
2U is hiring in Landover, Maryland (near the Washington DC area), New York City, Los Angeles and other locations! The company takes great pride in its work culture and offers a high-energy work start-up environment that's both challenging and fun. Please visit the Company's career page for more information: http://2u.com/about/careers or follow us on Twitter at @2Uinc or on Facebook atfacebook.com/2u.