About Forrester

Forrester Research (Nasdaq: FORR) is one of the most influential research and advisory firms in the world. We work with business and technology leaders to develop customer-obsessed strategies that drive growth. Forrester’s unique insights are grounded in annual surveys of more than 500,000 consumers and business leaders worldwide, rigorous and objective methodologies, and the shared wisdom of our most innovative clients. Through proprietary research, data, custom consulting, exclusive executive peer groups, and events, the Forrester experience is about a singular and powerful purpose: to challenge the thinking of our clients to help them lead change in their organizations.

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At Forrester, our core values guide us in everything we do. We call these values 3CIQ:

  • Client: At Forrester, our clients come first. How can we do a better job for them? We never stop working on it.
  • Collaboration: We collaborate — both with one another and with our clients – share ideas honestly, and work through problems together.
  • Courage: It's not always easy to make the tough call, but our clients and our colleagues expect and value that from Forrester.
  • Integrity: If we don't practice truth — if clients, employees, and shareholders can't count on us to be honest — then why should they trust us?
  • Quality: Often used by clients to describe Forrester's services and employees, it's a critically important company attribute.

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At A Glance

1983 by George F. Colony

Cambridge, Mass.

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  • Ranked 80th on Forbes’s America's 200 Best Small Companies (October 2008)
  • Named one of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies by Fortune Small Business (2007)
  • Named in The Boston Globe 100: The Best of Massachusetts Business (financial ranking) for the 14th consecutive year (2011)
  • Ranked in The Boston Globe's 100 Top Places to Work (November 2010)