Eight Boston-area Companies That Offer Employees Great Workplace Environments

It’s a shame that more people don’t enjoy their workplaces as much as the employees at these nine Boston companies, which were rated highly according to anonymous employee ratings on Comparably.. They say they’re rarely bored at work, and most of them have at least one close friend on the staff. Many of them also say the work pace is juuuuuuuust right – fast enough to keep the day’s momentum up, but no so fast that they’re pulling their hair out.

Fuze is a global cloud communications and collaboration software platform for the enterprise. Through an innovative and consumer-inspired unified experience, Fuze enables seamless transition between voice, video, messaging, and content sharing. Fuze empowers the digital workforce anytime, anywhere, and across any device.

Mission: “Our mission is to be the trusted global communications partner to the world’s leading businesses, creating software that empowers their people to interact wherever and whenever they want.”

“People from different departments spend lots of time getting to know each other! Having a happy hour once a week is a great way for everyone in the office to get to know each other.”

94% of Fuze employees rated their work environment as positive.

Lullabot is a strategy, design, and Drupal development company that has created some of the most high-profile websites for large-scale publishers.

Mission: “We aspire to create smart, delightful and rewarding experiences with interactive technologies and to empower and inspire others to do the same.”

“Employee health and happiness is valued and supported through time off, leave, the mental health initiative, and weekly all team and small group meetings.”

A+

Employees at Lullabot rated their work environment an A+.

Drizly is the world’s largest alcohol marketplace and the best way to shop beer, wine, and spirits. With the speed and convenience of on-demand delivery, in-store pickup, or intrastate shipping, customers can easily browse and order their favorites through the Drizly website or mobile app.

Mission: “Drizly is the technology company transforming the way alcohol is shopped, sold and shared.”

“Everyone stays extremely positive. Drizly isn’t about blame, but problem solving and moving forward.”

100% of Drizly employees say they have a close friend at work.

Help Scout was created because a typical help desk makes customers weave through a maze of customer portals, ticket numbers and unhelpful automations to get what they need. That may reduce support volume, but it comes at the expense of frustrated customers. Help Scout is carefully crafted for a great customer experience, so none of the typical help desk obstructions exist.

Mission: “Our mission is to help our customers build a company people love!”

“The founders place great emphasis on the remote culture and its advantages of location flexibility and time for hobbies, relaxing and friends/family. It’s something I admire and am very happy to be part of!”

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Help Scout employees rated their company’s work environment among the top 5% of similiar-sized companies in the nation.

SessionM is a next generation consumer loyalty and engagement platform. The company’s SAAS-based solutions integrate mobile marketing automation technology with ad serving and data management capabilities to drive personalized consumer relationships through the mobile device.

Mission: “SessionM is a customer engagement platform empowering the world’s most innovative brands to forge stronger and more profitable customer relationships.”

“I love that it is very open and dynamic. There’s no ‘slow time’, not even on snow days!”

91% of SessionM employees describe their work environment as positive.

Boston Scientific is a leading innovator of less invasive medical solutions that help people around the world live longer, healthier lives.

Mission: “Boston Scientific is dedicated to transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world.”

“We have nerdy fun while working hard and achieving goals.”

A-

Employees at Boston Scientific Corporation rated their work envinronment an A-.

Hasbro is the largest toy and board game company in the world in terms of stock market value, and is the manufacturer of Monopoly, GI Joe, My Little Pony, and Twister.

Mission: “Hasbro’s mission is to create the world’s best play experiences. The best play experiences stand apart from anyone else’s and deliver joy, creativity and connection around the world and across generations. But at Hasbro how we do something is equally as important to what we do. Our success is not only measured by our results, but also by how we achieve those results.”

“Everyone is passionate about what they do. They have fun! Can you imagine walking into an office where everyone loves what they do?!? I’ve never worked in an environment like this one; a culture where people stay and don’t want to leave.”

100% of Hasbro employees described their work environment as positive.

Rapid7 is a leading provider of security data and analytics solutions that enable organizations to implement an active, analytics-driven approach to cyber security.

Mission: “Rapid7’s mission is to lead the emerging SecOps movement with our multi-product analytics and automation cloud and expertise.”

“Commitment to learning, inclusion, teamwork, customers and security of the community at large.”

A-

Rapid7 employees rated their work environment an A-.