History of the Standards of Excellence in Work-Life Integration
Many efforts to measure work-life have included checklists of specific programs and benefits. These efforts do not assess the organizational cultural issues that can have an enormous impact on the acceptance and use of work-life policies and practices. A study by
From 2002 through 2007, more than 100 companies completed a Standards of Excellence assessment. In 2004, the SOE Index received the Moving into the Future Award from the Conference Board’s Work-Life Leadership Council.
In 2008, more than 50 companies completed the newly revised survey, and we created a new national database to use for comparison and benchmarking purposes.