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How do employees refer to your organization: ‘we’ or ‘they’?

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When talking to friends and family, nearly three-quarters of working Americans (72%) say they refer to the organization where they work at as “we,” while only 20% refer to it as “they,” according to a survey of 1,000 working adults by HR consultant Kenexa.

Full-time employees are more likely to refer to the company as “we,” as are workers with higher incomes.

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