76CONTENTS j JUNE 2019 Best Workplaces The inspiring stories behind the top office cultures in America 68 IntelliGenesis Angie Lienert’s journey to building IntelliGenesis’s winning culture started with a gas
station chili dog. BYCHRISTINELAGORIO-CHAFKIN
If you’re not a party person, this isn’t the
company for you. But if you like dogs, cocktails,
and code, you’ll never want to leave.
80 How to build inspiring teams
If you want to motivate your employees,
you have to think about success from
a different angle.
82 Service Titan
Two fathers came to America to build
a better future. Their sons built an app to
help them. BYEMILYCANAL
86 BetterUp Labs
Is there a science to creating a great
workplace? Meet the company that says
there is. BYLEIGHBUCHANAN
The smarts behind the business of selling
socks that make people smile. BYKIMBERLYWEISUL
95 Origami Risk
Why the best hotel rooms at this company’s
office retreats go to the newest staffers.
96 What makes a Best Workplace?
A tight labor market has forced companies
to get creative. And employees are
loving the benefits.
; SUMMER FRIDAY
A Transportation Impact
employee cleans up
debris along the banks
of North Carolina’s
Making an Impact
When Hurricane Florence struck the Outer Banks,
founders opened their
homes and their wallets.