Deciding to work with Bright Horizons was the obvious choice as they provide effective ways for our business to engage and retain the best talent. As with all the best partnerships, our relationship and work with Bright Horizons has evolved to reflect our changing needs and our programme development. Bright Horizons shares our belief that showing support and loyalty to working parents is key to company growth and development.
In the IT Sector, attracting and retaining employees is critical to our success. The support we offer is crucial to every employee combining work and family, and underpins IBM's enduring commitment to diversity. Bright Horizons services through our Work+Family Space, enables us to make this support visible and easily accessible to everyone.
We chose to work with Bright Horizons because it offered services that would address our need to support staff with childcare needs. Bright Horizons offered the most flexible service in terms of Emergency Childcare, giving our employees the option of having a temporary nanny in their own home, or using a registered childminder or nursery close to their home or close to the office.