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Clutch Announces the Top Creative and Marketing Agencies Across 14 Industries, Including Healthcare, Automotive, and Legal

WASHINGTON, DC – September 24, 2019 – The best creative and design agencies understand the specific needs of the markets they work within. What works well in the retail industry may not succeed in the legal field.Top Agencies by Industry

Clutch, the leading B2B ratings and reviews platform, released a new report highlighting the top-performing creative and design agencies in 14 specific industries. These industries are: automotive, business services, dental, ecommerce, education, financial services, financial technology, healthcare, hospitality, legal, media, nonprofit, real estate, and retail.

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Clutch Announces the Most Highly-Rated B2B Firms in Western Europe

WASHINGTON, DC – September 23, 2019 – Clutch, the leading B2B ratings and reviews platform, announced 285 business services firms as leaders in Western Europe today.

Clutch is based in Washington, D.C. It bases its research on in-depth phone interviews with former clients, as well as detailed research into the companies’ offered services and market presence.Clutch Award - Western Europe B2B Companies

Clutch’s research on Western Europe’s B2B industry is ongoing and it invites interested companies to apply to get listed in its report next year.

The top firms are based in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Freece, Italy, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and The Netherlands.

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Younger Employees Don’t Want Companies to Regulate Political Discussion on Social Media at Work, Despite Risk to Company Culture

Washington, D.C., September 18, 2019 – Social media is the new water cooler at work: Employees increasingly use personal social media profiles to communicate with each other about work, personal, and political matters. But, is discussing politics on social media different from discussing in the office?  

Younger employees think it's important for their company to share their political views

Employees under the age of 35 view discussing politics at the physical office and discussing politics on personal social media during work hours as distinct, according to a new survey from Clutch, the leading B2B ratings and reviews platform. 

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The Average Online Purchase Delivery Now Takes 2-3 Days, Thanks to Amazon. Small Businesses Are Finding Ways to Keep Up.

WASHINGTON, DC – September 4, 2019 – When an online shopper clicks “Purchase” on an Amazon order, they often don’t think about the large reaction they set off with their order – and all the technology and manpower required to get an item from a warehouse to their doorstep within two days or less.Graph - 85% of online shoppers purchased off Amazon in the past six months

Small businesses don’t typically have the same resources as e-commerce giants such as Amazon. A new report examines how those small businesses keep up with online shoppers’ desire for fast shipping.

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Businesses With Poorly Located Offices Could Have Trouble Hiring, Retaining Employees

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 28, 2019—Businesses must pick their office locations with care and be sure to consider where the majority of employees live. U.S. employees would rather have a short commute than an office located near restaurants, coffee shops, retailers, and other amenities combined, according to a new Clutch survey of 503 full-time employees.Places Employees Most Want Their Offices to Be Near

Almost half of employees (49%) say that an office near their home is the most important factor when considering office location.

People want to work near where they live, and an office’s location could factor into their employment decision.

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Clutch Announces the Top B2B Firms in Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, South Africa, and Tanzania

WASHINGTON, DC – August 28, 2019 – Clutch, the leading B2B ratings and reviews platform, continues to grow its research on Africa’s thriving business services industry.Top B2B Companies in Africa

Today, it published a report highlighting 40 top-rated firms in Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, South Africa, and Tanzania. Clutch’s rankings are based on phone interviews with former clients, the companies’ offered services, and the companies’ thought leadership in their respective industries.

One-quarter (25%) of the companies in Clutch’s report offer mobile app development services. The next most commonly offered services are branding, web development, and video production.

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Clutch Announces New Research on the 2019 Top-Rated B2B Firms in Asia and the Middle East

WASHINGTON, DC – August 27, 2019 – Clutch, the leading B2B ratings and reviews firm, continues to add to its available research on the top-rated B2B firms in Asia and the Middle East.Top B2B Companies Asia

Clutch bases its analysis of a company on phone interviews with its former clients, the company’s expertise in its industry, its market presence, and the quality of completed projects.

Clutch’s research on the B2B industry in the Eastern Hemisphere is still growing and it invites companies to apply to get listed in the report for next year.

For its 2019 report, Clutch announced 151 top firms in Bangladesh, China, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.

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Clutch Announces the 2019 Top B2B Firms in Latin America

WASHINGTON, DC – August 26, 2019 – Clutch, the leading business-to-business (B2B) ratings and reviews platform, announced its annual report of the top B2B firms in 13 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Clutch’s Latin America research includes firms from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela. 

The countries with the most highly-rated firms in Clutch’s current research include Argentina (55), Brazil (36), Mexico (38), and Uruguay (45).

Companies in Latin America offer a wide range of services, but the most commonly offered services include custom software development, mobile app development, web development, and UX design.

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Workers Expect Supervisors to Help Them Build Skills Continuously and In-Person, Showcasing the Importance of Employee Mentorship Programs

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 21, 2019 – Employers should match employee preferences for in-person, ongoing job development and institute an employee mentorship program, according to a new survey report by Clutch, the leading B2B ratings and reviews firm.

Clutch surveyed 510 full-time employees in the U.S. to learn about their experiences with and preferences about job development and retraining.

46% of employees most enjoy learning new skills during work hours and at the office

Mentorship programs may best meet the preferences employees have for job retraining, as it is led by supervisors and completely relevant to an employee’s daily tasks. Other forms of retraining and skill building such as educational videos are less likely to provide the continuity and personal interaction workers crave.

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Fewer Than 25% of Employees Think It’s Important to Work at a Company That Shares Their Political Views And Don’t Want Leadership to Take Political Stances

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 21, 2019 –  Only 24% of employees think it’s important to work at a company that aligns with their political views, according to a new report from Clutch, the leading B2B ratings and reviews firm. 

76% of employees don't think it's important to work at a company that aligns with their political views

In fact, 60% of employees either don’t know or can’t tell if their political views align with their coworkers. 

Clutch’s report suggests that politics add no value to employees work experience.  

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