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411.ca – Proud to be a Great Place to Work®

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We are thrilled and extremely proud to be a certified Great Place to Work®. More than 100 of our team members took the extensive survey last month, which resulted in us becoming a Great Place to Work® certified company for 2016–2017.

The Great Place to Work® Institute analyzes organizations to identify, create, and sustain great workplaces through the development of high-trust workplace cultures and ultimately, determines the best work environments.

The list of this year’s Great Place to Work® certified companies ranges from rapid service restaurants like McDonald’s to major banks, including TD, BMO, RBC, and Scotiabank, as well as leaders in our industry like Google and AOL. We’re honoured to have a spot on the list along with these large brands.

Our team had many reasons for deeming 411.ca a great workplace, including the company culture, fun atmosphere, potential for growth, and most of all, the people. At 411, we’re surrounded by positive people who continuously help each other aspire to be great.

“The people are definitely my favorite part about working at 411. I love being able to communicate to my teammates on a level of professionalism as well as on a personal level allowing us to work better together. We know when its business and we know when it’s time to have fun” -Derick, Inbound Customer Service

A lot of people refer to the staff as the 411 family. We create a culture that inspires growth and makes coming into the office enjoyable.

“The biggest thing that people like about being here is the people they work with, the environment and the culture itself. It’s really what makes this place stand out. The young crowd is great and it’s essential for people to have a comfortable environment.” – Amanda, Business Advisor



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Besides a comfortable work environment, 411 provides lots of room for growth and opportunities for advancement within the company and along your career progression.

“My favourite part about working here is the diverse array of opportunities. There’s a chance for everyone to be involved with everything. It’s also really friendly and the work life balance is really good here.” – Tevin, UI & UX Designer

Overall, working at 411 is fun. We get rewarded for a job well done and have the many perks of a great office environment, excellent staff, fun events, exciting launches, and much more.

“The atmosphere is laid back and easy going. We also have good camaraderie and do a ton of events together: we have movie nights, we just had a 411 baseball game, we have a cottage trip coming up, and then our big boat cruise party at the end of summer. There’s always something fun going on.” – Trent, Account Manager

Being a 411er is a blast. It’s a great feeling when you love your job, the people you collaborate with and the environment you work in. Becoming a Great Place to Work® is a great start, but it doesn’t stop here. Our next goal is to make the list of the top 50 “Great Places To Work” in Canada, so stay tuned!


Want to work at 411.ca? Check out our careers page for current openings to become part of our team.

Laura has a B.A. in Honours Communications Studies from McMaster University and is currently enrolled in Humber’s Public Relations Postgraduate program. She is passionate about writing and local business, so this blog is the perfect combination of the two.