Paylocity Learning and Development Rises to #3 Worldwide Ranking in ATD BEST Awards

June 02, 2023

Demonstrating Unwavering Commitment to Talent Development, Paylocity Earns Industry’s Most Rigorous and Coveted Recognition

Paylocity is proud to announce a significant achievement in talent and learning development. Among the top 72 organizations named worldwide, Paylocity Learning and Development has soared to an outstanding #3 ranking in the esteemed Association for Talent Development (ATD) BEST Awards, marking a third year on the annual list. This significant leap from our previous year's position at #14 showcases our relentless pursuit of excellence and our ability to create transformative learning experiences for our employees and clients alike.

The ATD BEST Award is the talent development industry’s most rigorous and coveted recognition. The global program recognizes organizations that demonstrate enterprise-wide success through talent development, and entrants included small and large private, public, and not-for-profit organizations from around the world. ATD unveiled a numerical ranking of the top 72 winners at its International Conference & Exposition recently. Paylocity was the only major HR and Payroll software provider in the list.

Paylocity recognizes that employee learning and development play an increasingly vital role in today's ever-changing landscape. Our Learning and Development team's relentless efforts to create exceptional learning experiences have enabled our employees to excel in their roles, fostering a positive impact on our organizational culture, effectiveness, and overall profitability.

“We've had nothing but good feedback from the Paylocity LMS,” stated Kristi Stuetzer, vice president of HR for Revere Plastics. “It’s important to keep our employees engaged through training while also helping them develop in their careers. The Paylocity LMS helps us drive our training and development program which ultimately helps our employees, business, and customers.”

“This recognition from the ATD BEST Awards is a testament to the dedication and passion of our team members who continually strive to provide an outstanding learning environment for our employees, translating into unparalleled products and services for our clients,” said Joe Dusing, senior director of learning and development for Paylocity. “Earning the coveted #3 ranking in the ATD BEST Awards is a tremendous accomplishment for Paylocity Learning and Development.”

Paylocity's client-centric approach fosters collaboration and innovation. By actively involving our clients as co-creators, we gather valuable feedback that drives iterative improvements in our offerings. Throughout the challenging times presented by the pandemic, Paylocity worked closely with our clients to enhance the employee experience within our LMS platform. Notable advancements include empowering employees to create their own training content, integrating native video capabilities, and streamlining processes such as performance reviews, journaling, and On Demand Payment. This commitment to client satisfaction and continuous improvement has further strengthened our position as a leader in talent development.

“Looking ahead, we remain resolute in our mission to embrace the future of work and exceed the evolving expectations of the talent development landscape. Building upon this achievement, we will continue to innovate, refine, and enhance our learning initiatives to ensure our employees and clients receive world-class learning experiences. Paylocity is committed to staying at the forefront of talent development, empowering our workforce, and cementing our position as a global leader in the industry,” said Joe Dusing, senior director of learning and development for Paylocity.

You can find the complete list of the ATD BEST award rankings for 2023 on the ATD's official website.


Grow Your Talent with Better Training

Now, more than ever, employees want more career development opportunities from their employers. The right Learning Management System (LMS) can help develop new skills while training your workforce on company policies, products, and more. Empower your employees to grow professionally with LMS, a modern, mobile solution that fits different learning styles and connects to your existing systems and processes.

Start Training Talent