BLAND & ASSOCIATES RECOGNIZED AGAIN BY NATIONAL PUBLICATION
2014 Accounting Today’s Best Accounting Firms to Work for
Omaha, NE – Sep 8, 2014 – Bland & Associates, P.C., was recently named as one of the 2014 Accounting Today’s Best Accounting Firms to Work for. Accounting Today has partnered with Best Companies Group to identify companies that have excelled in creating quality workplaces for employees.
This survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best employers in the accounting industry, benefiting the industry’s economy, workforce and businesses. The list is made up of 100 companies.
To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:
• Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business or government entity;
• Be a publicly or privately held business;
• Have a facility in the United States;
• Have a minimum of 15 employees working in the United States;
• Must be in business a minimum of 1 year; and
• Must be an accounting firm.
Companies from across the United States entered the two-part survey process to determine Accounting Today’s Best Accounting Firms to Work for. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process, analyzed the data and determined the final ranking.
Jeremy Vokt, CPA, commented on receiving the honor, “This validates our efforts over the past few years to build a culture and work environment that fosters professional growth and values the efforts our team puts forth every single day. We believe our culture also informs the way our team works with clients, gaining tremendous personal fulfillment from those relationships and performing with our clients’ best interests at heart…it’s part of what our company tagline, ‘beyond accounting’ means”.