Target’s Award-Winning Approach to Caring for its People and Communities

Best Workplaces Caring Developing Leaders Employee Experience

Reflections on a 20-year career

Target earned the top spot on the 2022 PEOPLE Companies That Care® List by fostering a culture of inclusion and belonging while investing in the well-being of its employees, customers, and community.

In this discussion from the 2022 Great Place To Work® For All™ Summit, David Walters, special projects director at PEOPLE, talked with Target’s Brian Cornell, chairman and CEO, and Tea Darden, executive team lead, to learn how the company has supported Tea in her two-decade career at the company, and how Tea serves her neighbors and assists other team members in living Target's culture of caring, growing, and winning together.

In this video:
  • The guiding principle behind Target’s culture
  • What has kept Tea at Target for over 20 years
  • How Target helped Tea grow from cashier to an executive role