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    Our #TeamAmex colleagues are constantly redefining what’s possible – and because of them, we ranked #8 on the 2022 list of 100 Best Companies to Work For by Great Place to Work US and Fortune Magazine. We’re proud to have their backs and continue to make investments in the colleague experience – fostering an inclusive environment where colleagues can grow and develop in ways that are unique and meaningful to them and have the support and flexibility they need to be and deliver their best, both professionally and personally. “Our colleagues put their heart into backing our customers and the communities where we live and work,” said Monique Herena, our Chief Colleague Experience Officer. “As a company, we put the same heart into backing our colleagues—placing them at the center of everything we do, focusing on the whole person, their well-being, and fostering a strong sense of belonging. From hiring and onboarding to growing their careers and everything in between, we are committed to making the moments that matter great for them.”


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    #TeamAmex colleagues came together at our New York headquarters and other offices this month as part of our new way-of-working model, Amex Flex. Offering flexibility has always been part of our culture, and since we announced Amex Flex, the majority of our colleagues in the U.S. have chosen a hybrid schedule that combines both an in-person and virtual presence, while more than 40% have opted to be fully virtual. Thank you to our colleagues for their enthusiasm, camaraderie, and collaboration this week!

    A majority of colleagues in the U.S. have chosen a hybrid work schedule, while more than 40% will be fully virtual. American Express officially launched Amex Flex, the company's new way of working where colleagues can work in the office, at home, or can take a hybrid approach that combines both.

    A majority of colleagues in the U.S. have chosen a hybrid work schedule, while more than 40% will be fully virtual. American Express officially launched Amex Flex, the company's new way of working where colleagues can work in the office, at home, or can take a hybrid approach that combines both.

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    In honor of Colleague Appreciation Month, we want to celebrate all our #TeamAmex colleagues around the world for making American Express a great place to work. We’re thankful for the meaningful work they do and proud of the powerful backing they provide to our customers, communities and each other.

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    We’re celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at American Express by honoring the history and culture of the Hispanic and Latinx community and appreciating and acknowledging the impact our colleagues make on our organization. Throughout the month, we are hosting global, virtual events to “Amplify the Impact” this community has had on society and bring awareness to their experiences, influence and resilience. We will hear perspectives from external speakers and our #TeamAmex colleagues on how to support each other and will use this month as a call to action for all of us to continue empowering each other.

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    American Express puts its heart into backing our customers, communities and each other. Today, we’re celebrating our #2 ranking on Fortune's 2021 Best Workplaces for Women list. We believe the best way to back women—and all colleagues—is by providing great benefits and flexibility that support well-being; creating an environment where everyone feels valued, can grow, and thrive; and maintaining 100% global pay equity. We remain focused on bringing our powerful backing promise to life, every day. Find your place on #TeamAmex: https://lnkd.in/gpdhxUga

    Leading the way with opportunities all around the world #TeamAmex is a diverse global community committed to working together with purpose and embracing each other's creativity, innovative thinking, and new ideas. With more than 60,000 colleagues spread across over 110 countries all around the world-we've got your back wherever you are.

    Leading the way with opportunities all around the world #TeamAmex is a diverse global community committed to working together with purpose and embracing each other's creativity, innovative thinking, and new ideas. With more than 60,000 colleagues spread across over 110 countries all around the world-we've got your back wherever you are.

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    We are thrilled to be ranked #1 on Fortune’s 2021 list of Best Workplaces in New York, our global headquarters. Our colleagues have always made and continue to make American Express a special place to work and it is an honor to top this list of companies who have fostered inclusive and supportive workplace cultures where great talent can thrive. We remain committed to offering our extraordinary colleagues in New York, and around the world, opportunities to learn, grow and lead every day with benefits that support their holistic well-being and an environment where they feel seen, heard and like they truly belong. Come find your place on #TeamAmex: https://amex.co/3wFIyUN

    These companies foster supportive cultures, where employees find opportunities for growth with help from their colleagues.

    These companies foster supportive cultures, where employees find opportunities for growth with help from their colleagues.

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    We are proud to be ranked #1 in customer satisfaction among national credit card issuers for the second year in a row by J.D. Power! From travel and dining to service and security, we’re proud to back our Card Members every day. Learn more about how life is better #withAmex: https://amex.co/3CUU8zT


  • This International Women’s Day we celebrated & honored the contributions of women and their allies. In the face of challenges stemming from the pandemic, 66% of women surveyed* agree that their priorities have dramatically changed. Even with these changes and taking on significant responsibilities during, more than half (56%) of women surveyed are still ambitious and 43% believe working virtually has enabled them to be ambitious in parts of their lives outside of work. This International Women’s Day we connected with #TeamAmex women through events focused on having real and open conversations about family, caregiving, mental health and career. Throughout the year we will continue to support our women with mentoring programs, leadership development trainings and tools, and resources and benefits that support holistic wellbeing. These efforts build on our long history of proudly backing women’s ambition. We are proudly continuing to back women’s ambition through #TheAmbitionProject. Click to learn more. *methodology in graphic below and can be found through the link.

    March 8 - In honor of International Women's Day and Women's History Month, the Amex Trendex, a trend report from American Express, surveyed women across seven countries to learn more about how their daily lives and their attitude towards work have changed as a result of the pandemic.

    March 8 - In honor of International Women's Day and Women's History Month, the Amex Trendex, a trend report from American Express, surveyed women across seven countries to learn more about how their daily lives and their attitude towards work have changed as a result of the pandemic.

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    Congratulations Resy, American Express Global Dining Network on being on Fast Company’s 2021 World’s Most Innovative Companies List for finding new ways to connect restaurants and people, supporting the industry and more. 

    Two years ago, when the global live events market cracked the $1 trillion annual revenue barrier, nobody could have imagined how soon we'd be relying on virtual experiences to enjoy live entertainment. Spurred on by the world-wide lockdown, these 10 companies delivered.

    Two years ago, when the global live events market cracked the $1 trillion annual revenue barrier, nobody could have imagined how soon we'd be relying on virtual experiences to enjoy live entertainment. Spurred on by the world-wide lockdown, these 10 companies delivered.

  • As a founding member of the Coalition to Back Black Businesses, we’re excited to announce that 600 Black-owned small businesses across the country, 59% of which are women-owned, were awarded a $5,000 grant in the program’s first year. This is yet another way American Express continues to back small businesses to enable their long-term success. Learn more here: https://webackblackbusinesses.com/

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