It is amazing the culture you can create when you have exceptionally smart and passionate employees united in a mission to educate the world.
Mountain View, CA (PRWEB)
April 27, 2017
Study.com, one of the largest providers of online video courses for K-12 and college, has made the list of 2017 Bay Area Best Places to Work, an awards program presented by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal.
“I feel honored and humbled to work with such a great team,” says Adrian Ridner, CEO and Co-founder of Study.com. “It is amazing the culture you can create when you have exceptionally smart and passionate employees united in a mission to educate the world.”
Study.com operates under a motto, “Do well so we can do good,” and it’s not just talk. The company recently launched a program called Mountain View Working Scholars which offers anyone in the local community a chance to earn a bachelor’s degree for free. “This philanthropic effort and our daily mission of making education accessible continually energizes and motivates the team,” said Ridner.
Culture and celebrating success are very important at Study.com. With company-wide parties, weekly happy hours and special-themed events, employees work hard and play hard. People are also encouraged to join shared interest groups like creative writing, tabletop games, sports, billiard team, bowling league, and hiking. These events have helped Study.com employees develop real friendships and trust within the organization.
In addition to an energizing mission to educate the world, a culture of fun and collaboration, and world-class benefits, one truly unique benefit Study.com offers employees and their families is the opportunity to take over 80 college courses online for free. The courses are…