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5 Reasons We Love Working at Arrow

— At Arrow you get all the Silicon Valley-style perks without the risk of a start-up.

Posted: January 05, 2015

People working at Arrow

Why would a highly-skilled software developer, UX designer, or project manager choose to work at Arrow Consulting & Design over another competitive digital agency? Great question.

Each team member at Arrow Consulting & Design may have their personal motivations for getting up every morning, but we all share similar reasons that we remain enthusiastic about working at Arrow every day. 

Here are 5 reasons many of us continue to make Arrow our career home.

1. We Never Stop Learning 

The greatest professionals know that there’s always more to learn. Great professionals also are passionate about sharing their knowledge with others and know that shared knowledge is how teams get better and grow. That’s why we thrive here at Arrow where one of our core values is being a teaching hospital. We work in an open, collaborative environment between the development and design groups. No silos here!

2. Silicon Valley without the Hype or Risk 

Startups are amazing, no doubt. In fact, we’ve birthed a few startups through our incubator that are doing really well! But the technology community is flooded with great ideas and well-meaning business owners and investors that take many skilled professionals for a fast ride that ends as quickly as it started.  Thankfully, Arrow is past the startup phase (as a side note, we’re a bootstrapped company) and we’ve been in business for over a decade showing steady growth with a promising future. The cool thing is that we still cultivate technological innovation, dream up big ideas, and maintain a casual atmosphere with perks like casual dress, complimentary snacks (the kind you feel bashful indulging in your first few weeks here), flexible in-office schedules, an awesome downtown location, and a commitment to work/life balance—much like our startup friends in Silicon Valley. 

3. Really Great Clients

Being a larger, more experienced agency, we get to choose some amazing clients and launch products worth bragging to our friends and family about (or as we like to say, “We make our moms proud”).  Working with large enterprises is both challenging and exciting and at the end of the day we just get better at what we do for it.

4. Really Great Co-workers

Founder and Partner, Ryan Morgan, always says he loves that he gets to work with people he likes. Since that influences his hiring decisions, everyone here ends up being pretty darn likeable. We work in an environment of respect and care, celebrate each other’s successes, and take the time out to laugh every day. To top it off we are all extremely creative and smart—who wouldn’t want to work with a group of people like that?

5. There’s only one Arrow Consulting & Design

There are a lot of great places to work, but no other agency will match the unique experience here at Arrow. We’re not saying we’re perfect, but we are always striving for “best.” Our story and the special combination of our leadership, service offerings, company culture, and locations can’t be duplicated. We believe time and consistency will continue to make us shine as a company worth working with for years to come.

Considering a Career at Arrow? 

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