10 Most Admired for managing talent

BMW and Walt Disney are among the companies that get top marks for people management.

BMW
BMW
Management rank: 2
Industry rank in Motor Vehicles 1

The carmaker has long been considered one of Germany's best employers: Wages are high, and the company always resisted layoffs. But with the recent announcement that BMW is cutting 8,100 jobs (out of 106,000 worldwide), it will face a tough challenge keeping that reputation.

See how BMW rates in 8 key areas
Last updated March 04 2008: 10:52 AM ET

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