Being a “Best Place to Work” is a great honor for any company, and this year we were featured by Outside Magazine in their 50 Best Places to Work list. The list is based on how well organizations balance work, giving back to the community, and enjoying the outdoors.
We love calling Boulder our home, and so do many other companies on Outside’s list. Our hometown here in Colorado has been called the happiest, most-educated, and healthiest city in America, but hearing from our neighbors who were also featured in Outside’s list paints a specific picture of what makes Boulder so special.
We hope these stories inspire you to consider what makes your company and your own city special. Understanding and appreciating why you are where you are might teach you something about your company culture and employer brand.
Here’s what Avid4Adventure, CampMinder, Asia Transpacific Journeys, TrainingPeaks, Shambhala Publications, and Creative Alignments shared with us about why Boulder is the perfect place for their companies:
Opportunity for recreation
This probably comes as no surprise, but Boulder is a mecca for cyclists, long distance runners, hikers, climbers, and many other outdoor enthusiasts. At about one mile above sea level, Boulder provides a great training area for athletes. It’s also nestled in a valley at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, which means easy access to beautiful scenery and winter sports. Read more here…
Source: Bonusly Blog