Named One of the Best Workplaces in the Bay Area by Fortune and Great Place to Work®

Share Article took the No. 15 spot on the list of top small and medium companies has been named one of the 2018 best companies to work for in the Bay Area by Fortune and Great Place to Work. The ranking considered more than 43,000 employee surveys from companies across the San Francisco Bay region. took the No. 15 spot on the list of top small and medium companies.    

Great Place to Work, a research and consulting firm, evaluated more than 50 elements of team members’ experiences on the job. These included employee pride in the organization’s community impact, belief that their work makes a difference and feeling their work has special meaning. Rankings are based on employees’ experiences, no matter who they are or what they do.

“The Bay Area is home to some of the best talent in the country and we’re honored to receive such positive feedback from our employees and to be named to such a prestigious list,” said Adrian Ridner, CEO & Co-founder of “We’re dedicated to fostering a culture of learning and purpose for our employees with our lifelong learning benefits, community impact initiatives, dedicated innovation time and more.”

The Best Workplaces in the Bay Area truly stand out in the competitive Bay Area marketplace. In an employee survey, received high rankings in areas such as atmosphere, communication, management and more. A full summary of these ratings can be found on Great Place to Work's website. offers employees a variety of attractive benefits like fully covered health insurance options, team trips and happy hours, but much of the employee enthusiasm at is connected to a philanthropic program called Working Scholars, which offers Bay Area residents in select cities the opportunity to earn a free bachelor’s degree. Through this program, employees have a chance to give back to the community and see the real impact of their work.

“As a Bay Area company, Great Place to Work is proud to have these Best Workplaces as our friends and neighbors,” said Michael Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work. “Organizations like set the bar for making the Bay Area a global hub for diversity and innovation.”

The Best Workplaces in the Bay Area is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and Fortune based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations.

About is an online education platform that helps learners of all ages excel academically and close skills gaps. From test prep and homework help to earning low-cost college credit and developing workplace skills,’s online courses, short animated video lessons and study tools have made learning simple for over 30 million students, teachers and working professionals. was founded in 2002 and is a privately-held company located in Mountain View, Calif. Find us online at or download the mobile app from the iOS app store or Google Play.

About Great Place to Work
Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through its certification programs, Great Place to Work recognizes outstanding workplace cultures and produces the annual Fortune "100 Best Companies to Work For®" and Great Place to Work Best Workplaces lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small & Medium Companies, industries and, internationally, countries and regions. Through its culture consulting services, Great Place to Work helps clients create great workplaces that outpace peers on key business metrics like revenue growth, profitability, retention and stock performance.

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