(Springfield, MO) – Biz 417 is accepting entries for its inaugural Best Places to Work program highlighting outstanding local businesses that are highly successful, offer robust employee benefits, and have a motivating workplace culture. Entering the contest gives applicants the opportunity to access an in-depth analysis of the company’s culture based on feedback from employees. Top companies will be featured in the September/October 2021 issue of Biz 417, and the winners will be announced at an awards ceremony.
Data from entries is analyzed by the Best Companies Group, whose mission is to identify and recognize outstanding employers. Best Companies Group has worked with publications including Fort Worth Magazine, the Greater Baton Rouge Business Report, and Crain’s Detroit Business. All participants have the option to purchase a customized feedback report from Best Companies Group that outlines what they’re excelling at and where they have room for improvement. Purchasing the report is not required for entry.
Interested companies can submit applications at biz417.com/bestplaces through February 12.
As a life-enrichment company, 417 serves an audience of more than 175,000 readers in southwest Missouri. The multimedia company owns and produces 417 Magazine, Biz 417, 417 Home, 417 Bride, 417mag.com, biz417.com, 417homemag.com, 417bride.com and 417 Custom Publishing. 417 is a member of the City and Regional Magazine Association and the Alliance of Area Business Publishers.
Jenna deJong, Editor