Named on 100 Best Companies to Work For

Employee Strategies is honored to be named one of ’100 Best Companies to Work For’ by Minnesota Business Magazine for 2014. Not only do we create great places to work, we are honored to be recognized as a great place to work. Now in its third year, the list honors Minnesota companies that set the standard for employee well-being.

The “100 Best” were selected by an independent research firm employing various research techniques — including an anonymous online questionnaire filled out by the employees of each company — to determine which companies in Minnesota excel in the areas of work environment, employee benefits, and overall employee happiness [...]

From Game 1 to 324 and Everything in Between

2013 Vikings Final Game Playbook | Feature of J. Forrest | By Mike Wobschall and J. Forrest

This past Sunday marked the final game at Mall of America Field, the stadium the Vikings have called home since 1982. Many fans have seen many great moments in this building. But J. Forrest, a passionate Vikings fan from Minneapolis, can lay claim to a unique feat: He was in the building for the first Vikings game and he will be here for the final Vikings game in the building. Forrest has been gracious enough to share his thoughts on this feat and all the memories he and his family made while watching games in this building.

Vikings final dome gameWhether it was the cold or the crowd or perhaps my persistence, at some point my mom relinquished her Viking ticket and let me assume the regular seat next to my dad. We said “Farewell to the Met” in December of 1981 while wearing moon boots and snowmobile suits. Our game day rituals were about to change [...]

Clients named on Minnesota Business List

Minnesota Business magazine announced its second annual 100 Best Companies to Work For, saluting Minnesota organizations setting the standard for employee well-being.100BEST_LOGO Two of my clients from Employee Strategies services were announced on the list; SuperClean Brands and FISDAP. I am proud to be their employee experience provider. These companies represent how Employee Strategies creates great places to work.

Let’s hear what the clients have to say about Employee Strategies and the staff…

“Working with J. Forrest has been an absolute joy. His humor and personality makes everyone instantly like and trust him. He has helped us develop our workplace culture and competencies which has lead to a direct improvement in employee engagement and satisfaction. I would highly recommend J. to other organizations looking to make gains in these areas.” – FISDAP [...]