FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CASTRO VALLEY, California — 10-17-2017 – Blue Beyond Consulting announced it has been named one of the 2017 Best Small & Medium Workplaces by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE. The ranking places Blue Beyond among the top 50 Small & Medium companies recognized nationwide for outstanding workplace culture.
“This achievement is especially satisfying because it is so central to what we do: we help our clients build organizations where both the business and the people thrive. And we know we can’t help our clients be that kind of organization unless we live up to this high standard ourselves. This honor affirms that we are on the right track—and we are proud and humbled to receive it,” said Cheryl Fields Tyler, Founder and CEO, Blue Beyond Consulting.
“The Best Small & Medium workplaces are laying the groundwork for future success by building trust, cooperation and leadership credibility. All of these enhance business performance and create a positive environment for doing business,” said Michael Bush, CEO, Great Place to Work.
The Best Small & Medium Workplaces is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE based on research into employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. Blue Beyond first achieved Great Place to Work-certification in 2016.
The ranking was based on anonymous feedback from more than 74,000 employees working at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations. Employees completed a Trust Index™ survey with more than 50 questions assessing pride, camaraderie, executive effectiveness, innovation, benefits, professional development and other elements of a great workplace. Scores also considered organizations’ performance relative to their size and industry, as well as their ability to provide a great workplace for all employees, regardless of who they are or what they do. Organizations with 10 to 99 employees were considered for the small workplaces list and those with 100-999 employees were considered for the medium list.
Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through its certification programs, Great Place to Work recognizes outstanding workplace cultures and produces the annual FORTUNE “100 Best Companies to Work For®” and Great Place to Work Best Workplaces lists for Millennials, women, diversity, industries and, internationally, countries and regions. Through its culture consulting services, Great Place to Work helps its clients create great workplaces that outpace peers on key business metrics like revenue growth, profitability, retention and stock performance.
Blue Beyond builds effective organizations where both the business and people thrive. The firm specializes in the people side of business—culture, talent management, employee engagement, communications, organizational effectiveness, leadership, and change management. Blue Beyond partners with clients to envision possibilities, activate their people, execute with excellence, and achieve breakthroughs. Founded in 2006, Blue Beyond is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area with additional team members in Los Angeles, Indianapolis, Boston, and Rhode Island. The company was ranked among the top 50 Best Small & Medium Workplaces by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE in 2017, and named to FORTUNE’s 2019 list of Best Workplaces in the Bay Area. Blue Beyond is a certified women-owned business by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). For more information, visit bluebeyondconsulting.com.
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