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Success And Growth Starts From Within at VCC Construction

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

Sam Alley, chairman and CEO of VCC Construction, once explained to an industry publication what had allowed the Little Rock-based firm’s rapid growth to the upper echelon of construction firms nationwide.

ABC Financial Services Obsessed With ‘Raving Fans’

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

ABC Financial Services Inc. Chief Human Resources Officer Bill Murray said the reason for the firm’s Best Places to Work honor is that its employees are obsessed with creating “raving fans” out of its clients.

Making A Meaningful Difference at USAble Life

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

Little Rock’s USAble Life invests substantial time and resources toward developing employees for future professional and personal success. From the very first day an employee starts, the process of development begins.

Total Quality Logistics Puts Value on Wisdom

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

Teamwork is important in almost any workplace, but at Total Quality Logistics it is put on an even higher pedestal.

Can-do Attitude Boosts Hometown Pride in Siloam Springs

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

Siloam Springs, nestled into the far northwest corner of the state, is as friendly and welcoming as it is scenic.

St. Bernards Medical Center Providing Tools for Success

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

Among the many benefits St. Bernards Medical Center provides its 2,256 employees is the example set by its leadership for open communication, genuine caring for others and the willingness to listen.

Enjoying Pride of Place at Rural Sourcing Inc.

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

For Rural Sourcing Inc.’s Arkansas Development Center, located in Jonesboro, there’s no place like home. The center allows local talent to live in the comfort of their hometown while working with Fortune 1000 companies.

Delta Plastics Empowers Employees To Succeed

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

From solving day-to-day problems on the job to mapping out long-term goals, Delta Plastics employees are encouraged to always be, in the words of the company mission “part of the solution”.

CaseStack Sees Success Through Service, Experience

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

CaseStack is centered around making employees happy so that they have happy customers. Happy employees, equate to better and more productive work, which equates to more satisfied customers.

Arkansas Federal Credit Union Engages, Inspires Employees

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

At Arkansas Federal Credit Union, the sole focus is employees, members and the community. The company culture is directly aligned with AFCU’s brand personality traits: happy, entrepreneurial, collaborative and caring.

Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation Culture Thrives Through Drive

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

At Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation, employees come first. Rather than focusing on financial profits, the company chooses to provide power that is reliable, affordable and responsible to some of the most rural communities in Arkansas. When AECC does make a profit, it’s returned to the 17 distribution cooperatives.

Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield Fosters Family Culture Focused on Philanthropy

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

At Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield, most employees spend more waking hours through the week at work than they do with their families; therefore, employees tend to form bonds in the office. By their doing so, the overall company culture has become that of a family.

WINNER (Large Category): Rockfish Giving, Reaping Rewards

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

Rockfish, the award-winning digital media agency founded in Rogers in 2006 — with offices in Little Rock, Dallas, Cincinnati and Atlanta — is enjoying its fourth consecutive year being recognized as a Best Place to Work.

Long-time Leadership By Example at Welsco

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

The level of attention and investment North Little Rock’s Welsco puts into its people is so impressive it’s attracted some unexpected resumes over the years.

Travel Nurse Across America Buying In To Create Careers

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

For Travel Nurse Across America, the key to employee satisfaction and retention is level of engagement. Chris Glover, chief operating officer, said engagement and buy-in are what separates a job from a career.

The Good Earth Garden Center See Employee Directed Earnings Rewards

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

At The Good Earth Garden Center, employees get to reward each other for their accomplishments. The system is called the You Earned It program and it’s just one aspect of what makes the company one of Arkansas’ Best Places to Work.

Team SI on Creating Camaraderie That’s Contagious

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

At Team SI, brainstorming is what brings team members together. From the management to the new hires, the process is important and bonds employees. But they do it a little differently at Team SI — it’s called “beerstorming.”

Unity Revs Up Passion, Growth at RevUnit

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

Bentonville-born RevUnit provides the latest in digital technology, but the heart of the firm’s operating principles is decidedly more old-fashioned: hire the best people, show them a path to contribution and success, then work every day to refine and strengthen the team concept.

Rainwater Holt & Sexton Thriving Through Individualized Approach

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

Little Rock-based law practice Rainwater, Holt & Sexton doesn’t argue every legal case the same way and it doesn’t handle employee matters with a broad brush, either. This individual attention is one reason the 120-employee firm continues to grow.

Perks Takes Expertise to Heart

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2016 2:00 pm

It could be said that when it comes to being recognized as a best place to work, Perks has a built-in advantage over any company in Arkansas. After all, the firm’s business is showing other companies how to motivate and incentivize employees, customers and business partners.