Published together with our partner, Fortune, the Best Small & Medium Workplaces rankings are based entirely upon feedback from more than 52,000 employees at Great Place to Work–Certified companies. Employees completed our anonymous Trust Index© survey, answering questions about how frequently they experience the behaviors that create a great workplace, including, for example, their assessment of the honesty and quality of communication by managers, degree of support for employees' personal and professional lives and the authenticity of relationships with colleagues.

Results from the survey are highly reliable, having a 95% confidence level and a margin of error of 5% or less. Winning a spot on this list indicates the company has distinguished itself from peers by creating a great place to work for all – not only do the majority of their employees experience the company as a great place to work, but this experience is consistent across the organization, regardless of gender, race/ethnicity, job role, or other personal characteristics. The companies with the highest employee ratings compared with organizations of the same complexity in size and scope were selected for the list. Companies with fewer than 100 employees compete for placement on the 50 Best Small Workplaces list, and companies between 100 and 999 employees compete for placement on the 100 Best Medium Workplaces list.

Best Small Workplaces 2016

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1. AgileCraft

Information Technology
Georgetown, Texas

2. Framework LLC

Professional Services
Stamford, Connecticut
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3. AcademicWorks, Inc.

Information Technology
Austin, Texas

4. Keeping Current Matters

Education & Training
Ronkonkoma, New York
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5. Disher

Professional Services
Zeeland, Michigan

6. ALKU

Professional Services
Andover, Massachusetts
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7. Hughes Marino

Construction & Real Estate
San Diego, California
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8. BP3 Global, Inc

Information Technology
Austin, Texas
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9. Rosano Partners

Construction & Real Estate
Los Angeles, California
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10. Visionist, Inc.

Engineering
Columbia, Maryland
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11. Talon Professional Services

Professional Services
Princeton, New Jersey

12. Mavens

Information Technology
Chicago, Illinois

13. SummerHaven Investment Management, LLC

Financial Services & Insurance
Stamford, Connecticut
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14. Fluent, LLC

Advertising & Marketing
New York, New York

15. HRMS Solutions, Inc.

Professional Services
Boulder, Colorado

16. Square Root

Information Technology
Austin, Texas

17. Retrofit

Health Care
Chicago, Illinois
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18. Axcella Health

Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals
Cambridge, Massachusetts

19. Cloud for Good

Information Technology
Asheville, North Carolina

20. DayBlink Consulting LLC

Professional Services
McLean, Virginia

21. Reliance Partners

Financial Services & Insurance
Chattanooga, Tennessee

22. TrueWealth, LLC

Financial Services & Insurance
Atlanta, Georgia
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23. Peppercomm

Advertising & Marketing
New York, New York

24. Greenleaf Trust

Financial Services & Insurance
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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25. Wisetail

Information Technology
Bozeman, Montana

26. Acceleration Partners

Advertising & Marketing
Needham, Massachusetts

27. SingleStone

Professional Services
Glen Allen, Virginia
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28. First Orion

Information Technology
Little Rock, Arkansas
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29. Coastal Payroll

Professional Services
San Diego, California

30. 5

Professional Services
Irving, Texas

31. Tapestry Technologies, Inc.

Information Technology
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

32. Tri County Tech

Education & Training
Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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33. Jane.com

Retail
Lehi, Utah
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34. Mindflash Technologies, Inc.

Education & Training
Palo Alto, California

35. Ceros

Advertising & Marketing
New York, New York

36. L4 Digital

Professional Services
Seattle, Washington

37. Communications Strategy Group

Advertising & Marketing
Denver, Colorado

38. Inspirien

Financial Services & Insurance
Montgomery, Alabama

39. BrainStorm, Inc.

Education & Training
American Fork, Utah

40. Mammoth HR

Professional Services
Portland, Oregon
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41. Crown Paper Converting Inc

Manufacturing & Production
ontario, California

42. Ruby+Associates, Inc.

Engineering
Bingham Farms, Michigan

43. 97th Floor

Advertising & Marketing
Lehi, Utah

44. Hausmann-Johnson Insurance, Inc.

Financial Services & Insurance
Madison, Wisconsin
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45. Campaign Monitor

Information Technology
San Francisco, California
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46. Digital Prospectors

Professional Services
Exeter, New Hampshire
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47. The McKnight Foundation

Social Services and Government Agencies
Minneapolis, Minnesota

48. Clarity Communication Advisors (Clarity Voice)

Telecommunications
Southfield, Michigan
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49. Eccella Corporation

Information Technology
New York, New York

50. Ultra Corporation

Professional Services
Chicago, Illinois

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