The overall “Best Rank” company score is calculated based upon how a company scores in the following two sections:
This score is determined by the quantity and especially the quality score of consumer reviews published on BestCompany.com. Below are the criteria that make up this score, with their respective weights (weights are presented here as a percent of the Overall Score):
Lastly, we pride ourselves on ensuring the authenticity of the consumer reviews published on our site. Prior to being published on Bestcompany.com, every submitted review is examined by our Review Moderation Team. Reviews that are identified as factually inaccurate, fraudulent, and/or purposely misleading are denied publication. For more information regarding our review moderation process, please refer to our Review Guidelines .
This score is determined by comparing how a company stacks up against the rest of the companies in its industry in the following categories:
Disclaimer: If Best Company finds a company is engaged in questionable or fraudulent business practices, is flagged consistently for unethical review solicitation, or is unable to service new consumers in a timely manner, its overall score will receive a penalty until it has resolved the issue. Any such penalties will be disclosed on the company's profile page.