Rain Bird Receives the NBRI Circle of Excellence Award for Employee Engagement for the 3rd Year

Rain Bird Receives the NBRI Circle of Excellence Award for Employee Engagement for the 3rd Year

The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Excellence upon Rain Bird Corporation and welcomes them to the NBRI Circle of Excellence for the third year in a row. Rain Bird has earned this recognition because of the high levels of employee engagement and the commitment to continually improving…

National Business Research Institute Recognizes Big Y for their Commitment to Employee Engagement

National Business Research Institute Recognizes Big Y for their Commitment to Employee Engagement

The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Excellence upon Big Y and welcome this organization to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. The NBRI Circle of Excellence Award recognizes organizations that place a high value on employee engagement. These organizations demonstrate their dedication by conducting best in class survey…

National Business Research Institute Recognizes CK Franchising Inc. for its Commitment to Customer Engagement

National Business Research Institute Recognizes CK Franchising Inc. for its Commitment to Customer Engagement

The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Customer Excellence upon CK Franchising Inc. (CKFI), the franchisor of the Comfort Keepers® brand, and welcome this organization to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Customer engagement drives financial performance,” said Dr. Jan G. West, Ph.D., CEO & Organizational Psychologist at NBRI. “This…

National Business Research Institute Recognizes ESD for Its Commitment to Employee Engagement

National Business Research Institute Recognizes ESD for Its Commitment to Employee Engagement

The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Excellence upon ESD and welcome this organization to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Employee Engagement drives Financial Performance,” said Dr. Jan G. West, Ph.D., CEO & Organizational Psychologist at NBRI. “This award is a result of ESD’s dedication to measuring and…

National Registry of EMTs Awarded NBRI Circle of Excellence

National Registry of EMTs Awarded NBRI Circle of Excellence

The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Customer Excellence upon National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians and welcomes this organization to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Customer Engagement drives Financial Performance,” said Dr. Jan G. West, Ph.D., CEO & Organizational Psychologist at NBRI. “This award is a result of…

Access Group Awarded NBRI Circle of Excellence

Access Group Awarded NBRI Circle of Excellence

National Business Research Institute (NBRI) recognized Access Group with its prestigious Circle of Excellence award based upon their outstanding achievement in Customer Satisfaction. “Customer Satisfaction drives Financial Performance,” said Dr. Jan G. West, Ph.D., CEO & Organizational Psychologist at NBRI. “This award is a result of Access Group’s dedication to measuring and improving their Customer…

Rain Bird Awarded NBRI Circle of Excellence

Rain Bird Awarded NBRI Circle of Excellence

National Business Research Institute (NBRI) recognized Rain Bird for the second year in a row with the prestigious Circle of Excellence Award based upon their outstanding achievement in Employee Engagement. “Employee Engagement drives Financial Performance,” said Dr. Jan G. West, Ph.D., CEO & Organizational Psychologist at NBRI. “This award is a result of Rain Bird’s…

Milano Restaurants International is Recognized for their Commitment to Employee Engagement

Milano Restaurants International is Recognized for their Commitment to Employee Engagement

High levels of employee engagement and a commitment to an improved workplace earn Milano Restaurants International a place in NBRI’s Circle of Excellence. The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Excellence upon Milano Restaurants International and welcomes this organization to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Employee Engagement drives…

Comverge is Recognized for their Commitment to Employee Engagement

Comverge is Recognized for their Commitment to Employee Engagement

High levels of employee engagement and a commitment to an improved workplace earn Comverge a place in NBRI’s Circle of Excellence. The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Excellence upon Comverge and welcome this organization to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Employee Engagement drives Financial Performance,” said Dr.…

Griffith Foods Mexico is Recognized for their Commitment to Employee Engagement

Griffith Foods Mexico is Recognized for their Commitment to Employee Engagement

High levels of employee engagement and workplace satisfaction earn Griffith Foods Mexico a place in NBRI’s Circle of Excellence. The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Excellence upon Griffith Foods Mexico and welcomes this organization to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Employee Engagement drives Financial Performance,” said Dr.…

C&A Industries, Inc. is Recognized for their Commitment to Employee Engagement

C&A Industries, Inc. is Recognized for their Commitment to Employee Engagement

High levels of employee engagement and workplace satisfaction earn C&A Industries, Inc. a place in NBRI’s Circle of Excellence. The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Excellence upon C&A Industries, and welcomes this organization to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Employee Engagement drives Financial Performance,” said Dr. Jan…

Breg is Recognized for their Commitment to Employee Engagement

Breg is Recognized for their Commitment to Employee Engagement

High levels of employee satisfaction earn Breg a place in NBRI’s Circle of Excellence The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Excellence upon Breg, and welcomes this organization to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Employee Engagement drives Financial Performance,” said Dr. Monique Ziebro, Organizational Psychologist at NBRI. “This…

Rain Bird Corporation Receives NBRI Circle of Excellence Award for Employee Engagement

Rain Bird Corporation Receives NBRI Circle of Excellence Award for Employee Engagement

The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Excellence upon Rain Bird Corporation, and welcomes this organization to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Employee Engagement drives Financial Performance,” said Dr. Jan West, Organizational Psychologist at NBRI. “This award is a result of Rain Bird Corporation’s dedication to measuring and…

NBRI Spotlight On Venterra Realty A High-Performing Client

Venterra Realty was founded in 2001 by John Foresi, Andrew Stewart and Greg Finch, with the intention of building a great company in multi-family real estate. They saw this as a venture into new territory so the name “Venterra” was formed from the words “venture” and “terra” meaning land. The company was founded on a…

10 Days of White Paper Downloads

10 Days of White Paper Downloads

NBRI’s continued success is dependent on our depth and breadth of knowledge and the ability to apply it. So, we are continually researching and learning in order to remain on the cutting edge of business research, and we’re happy to share what we’ve learned with you. In the spirit of learning and sharing, we’re excited…

MidwayUSA Recognized for Commitment to Outstanding Employee Satisfaction and Engagement

The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Satisfaction Excellence upon MidwayUSA, and welcomes them to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Employee Satisfaction drives Customer Satisfaction, which in turn drives Financial Performance” said Dr. Jan West, Organizational Psychologist at NBRI. “This award is a result of MidwayUSA’s dedication to…

Welcome to Our New Article Series on Survey Research!

Previously I wrote a series on “conducting surveys”. This series was written from the point of view of an absolute neophyte in the survey research industry. Everything that I have learned since then has been from Organizational Psychologists and experts in related fields; experts such as Dr. Jan Stringer, Dr. Ken West, and Dr. Terrie…

NBRI Announces launch of Innovative Survey Software Platform

The National Business Research Institute (“NBRI”), one of the most respected survey research firms in the world, unveiled Survey Software Online, an innovative online survey creation system. Survey Software Online, or SSO, went live on April 2nd and is designed to allow small to mid-sized businesses to create, deploy, and analyze customer and employee surveys…

Survey Time? Lathem Corporation hires NBRI to conduct customer surveys.

Time, labor, and security manufacturer, Lathem has selected NBRI to conduct a customer satisfaction survey. With a wide variety of products ranging from door locks to digital time clocks and employee tracking software, Lathem seeks to improve their customer’s experience with direct feedback. NBRI, the National Business Research Institute, a leading research firm in the…

Happy in high tech? Ktech selects NBRI to conduct Employee Satisfaction Survey.

High tech firm Ktech selects National Business Research Institute to conduct survey at their facility in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Plano, TX (PRWEB) — High technology firm Ktech has selected NBRI to conduct an employee satisfaction survey at their facility in Albuquerque, New Mexico. With clients such as Sandia National Laboratories, and core business capabilities related…

New Survey Research Study Reveals Major Disparities in Costs of Weight Loss Programs

NBRI Analysis Shows Cost Differences of $90 to $380 Per Month for Leading Weight Loss Programs Plano, TX — As consumers tighten their belts on spending, a new study indicates major differences in the costs of the nation’s leading weight loss programs. An independent cost analysis conducted by National Business Research Institute, Inc. (“NBRI”) studied…

Torrance Memorial Medical Center Recognized for Commitment to Outstanding Employee Satisfaction

The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Satisfaction Excellence upon Torrance Memorial Medical Center, and welcomes them to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. The Torrance Memorial Medical Center in Torrance, California is a locally governed, 376-bed, non-profit medical center in the Los Angeles suburb whose purpose is to…

The Toro Company Recognized for Commitment to Outstanding Employee Satisfaction

The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Satisfaction Excellence upon The Toro Company, and welcomes them to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “The Toro Company began the Best Practice of Continuous Improvement with their first Employee Survey in 2005. Through continued employee survey research and targeted action, The…

Quiktron Recognized for Commitment to Outstanding Customer Satisfaction

The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Customer Satisfaction Excellence upon Quiktron, Inc., and welcomes them to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Quiktron, Inc. began the Best Practice of Continuous Improvement with their first Customer Survey in 2004. By combining customer and employee survey research with targeted action, Quiktron,…

SunTrust Mortgage, Inc. Wholesale Division Recognized for Commitment to Outstanding Customer Satisfaction

PLANO, TX — The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Customer Satisfaction Excellence upon the SunTrust Mortgage Wholesale Division, and welcomes them to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “The SunTrust Mortgage Wholesale Division began the Best Practice of Continuous Improvement with their first Customer Survey in early 2007. As…

Crowley Maritime Corporation Recognized for Commitment to Outstanding Employee Satisfaction

Crowley Maritime Corporation Recognized for Commitment to Outstanding Employee Satisfaction

PLANO, TX — The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Satisfaction Excellence upon Crowley Maritime Corporation, and welcomes them to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Crowley Maritime Corporation began the Best Practice of Continuous Improvement with their first Employee Survey in 2006. Through continued employee survey research and…

FOCUS Brands Recognized for Commitment to Outstanding Employee Satisfaction

FOCUS Brands Recognized for Commitment to Outstanding Employee Satisfaction

PLANO, TX — The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Satisfaction Excellence upon FOCUS Brands, and welcomes them to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. Based in Atlanta, FOCUS Brands is the franchisor and operator of Carvel®, Cinnabon®, Schlotzsky’s®, Moe’s Southwest Grill®, and the franchisor of Seattle’s Best Coffee®…

C&A Industries, Inc. Recognized for Commitment to Outstanding Employee Satisfaction

PLANO, TX — The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Employee Satisfaction Excellence upon Omaha-based C&A Industries, Inc., a national leader in staffing, and welcomes them to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. To qualify for this honor, the organization must score at or above the 75th percentile when measured…

InCharge Debt Solutions Recognized for Commitment to Outstanding Customer Service

PLANO, TX The National Business Research Institute (NBRI) is pleased to confer the distinction of Customer Satisfaction Excellence upon InCharge Debt Solutions, and welcome them to the NBRI Circle of Excellence. “Customer Satisfaction drives Financial Performance” said Dr. Jan Stringer, Organizational Psychologist at NBRI. “This award is a result of InCharge Debt Solutions’ dedication to…

National Business Research Institute to Award Circle of Excellence

The National Business Research Institute announces the NBRI Circle of Excellence Award to be given to those organizations that have shown a dedication to improving customer and/or employee satisfaction. Recipients of the award will need to meet one of two criteria, either reaching the 75th percentile in Total Company Score when measured against NBRI’s Benchmarking…

Dr. Jan West Speaks At Employee Attitude Surveys Conference

Dr. Jan West, Founder and CEO of the Dallas-based National Business Research Institute (NBRI), spoke to listeners of an audio conference held by Business and Legal Reports, Inc. The audio conference was titled “Employee Attitude Surveys in California: How to Learn What Workers Really Think And Drive Positive Change in Your Workplace”. NBRI is recognized…

NBRI Celebrates 30 Years of Applied Research

NBRI Celebrates 30 Years of Applied Research

The National Business Research Institute is celebrating 30 years of customer and employee survey research and analysis. December 1 marks the day in 1982 when Dr. Jan West began the process of identifying the employee and customer research issues that are universal to all organizations. And subsequently wrote the first set of standardized survey research…

NBRI Ranks Number 5 Amongst Patient Satisfaction Firms

Modern Healthcare magazine released its list of the “Largest Patient Satisfaction Firms”. Among these firms was the Dallas-based National Business Research Institute, coming in at number five. The rankings were based on total number of patient satisfaction survey engagements in the healthcare industry. When a company hires a firm to conduct survey research, it is…

NBRI Organizational Psychologist Presents Paper at Oxford University

Dr. Cynthia Shinabarger Reed, an Organizational Psychologist with the National Business Research Institute (NBRI) recently presented a paper at Oxford University for a session of the Oxford Round Table. The paper “A Survey of Perceptions of, Attitudes Toward, and Trust in United States Government” covered the results of a study conducted by NBRI. The Oxford…

Some Employee Surveys Fail to Make the Grade

NBRI Launches Campaign to Provide Fail-Safe Employee Surveys PLANO, Texas – With a record number of Americans taking a dreary view of their jobs, the need for accurate employee satisfaction surveys has never been greater. A February report released by The Conference Board – a market information company that also produces the Consumer Confidence Index…

Surveys Uncover Clues to Workers With a New Attitude

Want Loyal Employees? Make Sure They Get Some Satisfaction. Surveys Offer Insight Into Employees’ Opinions In an age where ruthless corporate competitiveness has stolen the business spotlight, it’s refreshing to discover that corporations aren’t just interested in taking care of their customers; they want to take good care of their employees as well. With employee…