These Are the 5 Best Places to Work
Luckily, employment reviewer website Glassdoor has made the screening process a lot easier by releasing its Best Places to Work 2016 list. Here's a look at the top five companies and some of the things employees have said about working there. Notice how almost all of these companies have a strong focus on tech?
1. Airbnb: If you've never used it before, Airbnb allows regular people to rent out their rooms, houses and apartments online so that others can stay in them, hotel style.
"The people that work here are some of the best I've met in my professional career. The culture is good. The founders are great people and I believe they have the best intentions for the company, the employees, and our community. There is a lot of opportunity to learn from different teams and possibly switch roles as departments grow and new team form." - Airbnb employee
2. Bain & Company: a management consulting firm
"-Incredibly supportive culture with an incredible focus on learning and mentioring -Highly intelligent, down-to-earth and fun people -Focused on making a real impact for our clients" - Bain & Co. employee
3. Guidewire: makes software for insurance companies
"Guidewire has built a bunch of great products and is constantly innovating to solve customer needs. I look forward to coming to work every day." - Guidewire employee
4. Hubspot: makes sales and marketing software
"-Leadership places a heavy emphasis on employee growth across all divisions, from tuition reimbursement to offering opportunities to take on challenges outside your core responsibilities. -Transparent culture from top to bottom. -Management actually listens to employees, and makes quick changes to structure if/when needed. -Flexible working hours. -People here are incredibly smart and passionate, genuinely fun to work with." - Hubspot employee
5. Facebook: an international social media network (but you knew that already)
"The culture is really amazing and in my opinion even better than the media portrays it. The perks are wonderful, but the professional experience is even better! You are free and expected to guide your own career in a way that makes an impact on your goals. This place is incredibly mission focused and product driven. The speed at which facebook moves is astounding at this size. I feel the energy everyday working here." - Facebook employee
You can continue reading about the 50 best companies at Business Insider.
Happy hunting - and may the odds be ever in your favor!