At uShip, every day is “bring your dog to work day.” This has been uShip’s philosophy since the company started 15 years ago. uShip realized early on that having a pet-friendly environment gave their employees greater work satisfaction. The company likes to think of itself as one big family and views the dogs of uShip as an extension of that family.
The management team at Austin-based voice-to-text services company Rev.com believes in the benefits of allowing dogs in the company office. It has been great for the company culture, for both employees and their furry companions. Including pets in the workspace has helped with productivity, employee bonding and recruiting and retaining top talent in the technology industry.
BigCommerce’s Downtown Austin office, home to their product & engineering teams, hasn’t always been a pet-friendly workplace due to building restrictions. However, due to a change in policy with their building lease, they had the opportunity to allow one dog in each office per day.
All AMLI Residential (AMLI) apartment communities are pet-friendly and offer great services for pet parents of dogs, cats, fish and birds.