Don’t Miss Penrod’s Top Blog Posts of 2017

December 21st, 2017 • 4 min read

We had a lot to talk about this year, what with doing great work with our clients, opening up new offices, and being Wisconsin’s best place to work for young professionals in back to back years! Here were the five most popular posts of the year!

5. Meet Penrod’s New Faces, In 140 Characters Or Less

In August this year, we welcomed four new employees: Tara, Stacy, Keenan and Allison. Here’s how they think the people who know them best would describe them in 140 characters or less. If you ever wanted to learn more about the people at Penrod, this article is perfect for you!

4. Penrod Ranks No. 442 On The 2017 Inc. 5000 With Three-Year Sales Growth Of 990%

This year, we joined the Inc. 500, becoming the 442nd fastest-growing private company in America, and also ranked fourth among companies in Wisconsin! From CEO Joe Taylor: “The Inc 500 was my dream for 15 years. My dream was enabled by a great team who has gone above and beyond anything I could have imagined.”

3. Why I Cofounded Penrod, by Joseph Taylor - CEO

Joe didn’t necessarily plan to start a professional services agency, but he did plan to build a company centered on values and culture. And those values and that culture make all the difference in how we do what we do. Written by Joe himself, this piece has excellent insight into the history of the company and the inspirations behind the creation of Penrod.

2. Penrod Expands with Minneapolis Office

To accommodate national growth, we opened our newest office in Minneapolis this past March! Originally published by PRWeb, this article dives into the specifics of Penrod’s culture and how excited we are with what Minneapolis has to offer! CEO Joe Taylor quips, "Opening an office in Minnesota is one of the best decisions we have made, the amount of talent in the state is immense."

1. How To Work At Penrod

Our most popular post of the year, “How To Work At Penrod” explores the question you would probably expect: How can I work at Penrod? The piece weaves a narrative of what kind of fit we look for in an applicant, the important skills required – technical and otherwise – and the passion and drive that will make you stand out from the rest. If you have an interest in coming onto our team, or are just curious about our hiring practices, this is a must-read for anyone!

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