If your expertise is in money management, the employees at Highland Capital Management located outside of Dallas, Texas can attest to the fact that this is the absolute best place to put your skills to work. To back up these claims, Highland Capital Management was recently awarded one of the “Best Places to Work in Money Management.” This award is not only an honor, but proves how it’s Co-Founder and President, James Dondero cares about the work environment and his employees.
James Dondero has over 30 years of experience in the field and is accredited with his affiliation to a plethora of money management solutions. His list of experience not only includes serving on the board of Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business, but he is a dedicated philanthropist as well. Along with being an expert in the field of finance, he supports education, veteran’s affairs and public policy. James Dondero truly cares in a variety of ways as shown in the work environment he creates for employees, as well as outside of the company doors. Read more at Huffington Post about James Dondero.
There are great reasons this company was recognized as having one of the best employers in the industry, as the president identifies with factors that make a workplace successful. The perks and benefits within the workplace are intended to reduce distractions, enabling the employees to better focus on their work and productivity, giving them a tremendous advantage to succeed and become a leader in the field.
With a top quality health insurance plan where this employer pays 100% of premiums for employees and dependents as well, that is a management decision that directly sets this company apart from others in the industry. But with firm-wide events, providing lunch for the staff on a daily basis, a stocked kitchen, retreats, parties, the employees attribute their workplace to leadership that cares. The employees never have to worry about the trivial things; they know they are well taken care of, leaving them to have the ability at greater focus on their job.
Making the workplace fun, caring about staff and keeping attitudes positive and upbeat at Highland Capital Management deserves to be a recipient for the award of being one of the best places to work. Deserving not only because they provide the perks, but the president is a very wise businessman who knows how to build a company and see it grow in phenomenal ways. Follow James on Linkedin.