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The 2013 list: top 34 small companies to work for in Oregon

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Thursday, February 28, 2013
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The 2013 list: top 34 small companies to work for in Oregon
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No. 3 Small Company
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No. 5-34 Small Companies

 

SMALL COMPANIES — 15 TO 34 OREGON EMPLOYEES
RANK '13 '12 COMPANY CITY / HEADQUARTERS OREGON SENIOR EXECUTIVE / TITLE EMPLOYEES OR/TOTAL DESCRIPTION SCORE EMPLOYEE/ EMPLOYER TOTAL SCORE
2 2 Boly:Welch Consulting | Recruiting Portland Pat Welch
Partner
25
25
Consulting and recruiting 477.6
68.4
545.99

No. 2 Small Company: Boly:Welch Consulting | Recruiting

This company offers some pretty nice perks: spring break massages, an ice cream tab, and a Hood to Coast relay team. But what employees seem to really appreciate about this recruiting and consulting firm are the flexible schedules, family-friendly atmosphere and attention to work-life balance. “Not a day goes by that positions and processes aren’t considered to create a more equitable and positive environment in which to do our jobs and enjoy our lives,” says one employee. “Recruiting, historically, can be ruthless,” comments another employee. “But that is the farthest from the truth in this office. We laugh, we act as a giant team and we pay compliments forward.” Employees also like the fact that staff opinions count. “This is a very entrepreneurial environment,” says one worker. “The partners support initiatives that are raised as ideas from the team members.” Caring and supportive owners are another plus. “When we face a problem, they move heaven and earth to help fix it,” observes one employee. “There’s really no place like it.”

Those sentiments and benefits have helped land this company on the 100 Best list 9 times. It has been on the top 10 list three times.

 

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0 #1 Owner & Primary Executive RecruiterGuest 2013-03-01 20:19:56
Kudos to those leading the 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon.

The real story though should be why only 1 or 2 of those 100 companies are designers and producers of consumer and industrial products. Most of the rest are service providers or contractors.

Andy Wihtol
Andrew Associates Executive Search
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0 #3 OwnerGuest 2013-09-25 16:18:12
How can I get on the list of 34 top small companies
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