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    43. Shared Technologies

    Shared Technologies
    Rank: 43 (Previous rank: 33)
    What makes it so great?
    Telecom services firm was sold to Arrow Electronics this year, but CEO Tony Parella promises its culture will remain intact, as will perks like a subsidized 12-week personal financial-planning course for employees and their spouses.
    2425 Gateway Drive        
    Irving, TX 75063
    2009 revenue ($ millions): 252
    Website: www.sharedtechnologies.com
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    U.S. employees 1,192
    Employees outside U.S. 0
    New jobs (1 year) -40
    % job growth (1 year) -3%
    % voluntary turnover 3%
    Applicants 3,164
    Job openings (as of 1/7/11) N.A.
    Pay Avg. annual pay*
    Most common job (salaried):
    Sales Rep
    Most common job (hourly):
    Paid sabbaticals No
    Onsite child care No
    100% health-care coverage Yes
    Onsite fitness center No
    Subsidized gym membership Yes
    Job sharing program No
    Compressed workweek Yes
    Telecommuting Yes
    % minorities 19%
    % women 24%
    Has nondiscrimination policy
    that includes sexual orientation?
    Offers domestic partner benefits
    for same-sex couples?
    Professional training  
    Salaried employees (hrs./yr.): 21
    Hourly employees (hrs./yr.): 52
    From the Feb. 7, 2011 issue
    N.A.: Not available. U.S. employees includes part-timers as of time of survey. Job growth, new jobs, and voluntary turnover are full-time only. Revenues are for 2009 or latest fiscal year. All data based on U.S. employees, except job openings, which are worldwide.
    * Average annual pay: yearly pay rate plus additional cash compensation for the largest classification of full-time salaried and hourly employees.
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