agap2IT closes the podium of the "Index of Excellence" and takes 3rd place among the Large companies in the most recent edition of the initiative. Employer branding and skills development are the basis for the distinction.
agap2IT won 3rd place in the category of Large companies in the sixth edition of the "Excellence Index" study, moving up one position from the previous year. The focus on Employer Branding, with its own brand, is the basis of a strategy designed to involve employees and create a platform for attracting and retaining talent. An internal survey on the values that make up the "Agapian spirit" was the starting point for boosting the identity and connection to the IT consultancy's culture.
In a competitive and ever-changing market, it is necessary to adapt to the needs identified and boost the added value of the teams in an organization. The investment made by agap2IT in Employer Branding, combining culture and values, processes, training and development of skillsIn this way, the spirit and set of skills that differentiate the consultancy and position it as a benchmark in the IT world and in the context of the innovation created in the sector become clearer.
For Jorge Batista, Managing Director of agap2IT, "Team spirit and unity remain present, despite a challenging environment, and are the guarantee of the company's strength and positioning in the market. Listening to, involving and enhancing the talent of our employees are the key parts of the strategy that has now been recognized. We integrate technical training and personal development as central tools in our processes and way of working, to the extent that skills and knowledge, geared towards developing solutions, become factors of competitiveness and differentiation.".
The Employer Branding dimension of agap2IT combines the complementary objectives of building a global talent brand, giving relevance to the Employer Value Propositionmeasure the main Key Performance Indicators in-house, promoting it through its communication channels and anchoring a new brand in the organization's identity, value and culture.
For some years now, this vision has included a strong investment in the hours of training given to employees, through remote and face-to-face training, organized by the Training & Development or through training on online training platforms such as Code Academy or Udemy and the strong commitment to certification through the Pearson Vue exam center.
The agap2IT team has highly qualified professionals to develop challenging and innovative solutions, with the promotion of Talent being one of the drivers of the consultancy's global strategy.
The Excellence Index is the largest free organizational climate and human capital development study carried out in Portugal and is developed by Neves de Almeida HR Consulting in partnership with Human Resources Portugal, Executive Digest and ISCTE Executive Education. Its main objective is to analyze current Human Resources practices and allow for a comparison with other countries. benchmarkIt has become an important management tool for the participating organizations.
Founded in September 2005, agap2IT is a European organization in the field of Information Systems, Science and Technology and a benchmark in the world of Banking, Insurance, Telecommunications, Industry, Pharmaceuticals and Energy, among others. Committed to innovation, agap2IT is focused on creating real value for its Clients and Consultants.
It currently has offices in 10 countries - Portugal, France, Spain, Switzerland, Germany, Belgium, Holland, Denmark, Italy and Sweden - and projects spread across 4 continents.
The ability to intervene globally, combined with the team's high level of experience and technical, functional and business know-how, guarantees excellence in responding to the most demanding and complex challenges. Further information at http://www.agap2-it.pt