At some companies, employees are treated like kings. At others, the perks, well, they speak for themselves.
The last few years I've created a cocktail for Thanksgiving. It's a fun way to start the long Thanksgiving day feast. It perks the appetite and gives everyone something to talk about. I recently attended a POM Wonderful lunch and was inspired by all the wonderful cocktails. Show More Summary
Devin Wenig, the incoming CEO of eBay Inc, recently said he uses eBay for himself, both for buying and selling. For leaders, the upside of such an approach is gaining an understanding of your customers' experiences. But be careful of the potential pitfalls.
By Bill McMorris, The Washington Free Beacon Teachers seeking union perks without political baggage or expensive dues are turning to non-profit groups like the Christian Educators Association International (CEAI).
One of the perks of becoming a grownup is you no longer have an imposed bed time. It still might not hurt to schedule one for yourself if you want to keep your sleep cycle steady, though. Read more...
Lavish Perks Spawn New Job Category (WSJ) The nine employees at Pinterest Inc. who report to Jen Nguyen had a busy week in August. One taught a company-only class in muay thai, a martial-arts style with kicks and punches. They put dried mango and fresh towels throughout the online scrapbook service’s new office. Show More Summary
The single life has its perks: You have more free time on your hands than your couple friends do -- and what you do with that free time is entirely up to you. ("Oh, a five-hour 'Real Housewives' marathon is on? Don't mind if I do.") You get to flirt with whoever you want -- and have sex with whoever you want. Show More Summary
Girls just want to have fun – but unfortunately, Kylie Jenner is going to have to wait a few years to party down in the club because she’s still underage. Being part of the Kardashian-Jenner franchise undoubtedly has its perks, but the...Show More Summary
I want to keep things fun and lively around Work Happy Now. As you know I love helping people work happier and build connections. It’s why I wake up in the morning. Well, that and coffee and a kiss from my amazing wife and my silly hearted son. Show More Summary
There is a fair amount of work taking place these days on ways to manipulate the efficiency of memory processes: The brain's process of formulating memory is linked to the synthesis of proteins; high rates of protein production willShow More Summary
Getting high has its perks. At least it did for TV reporter Mike Sugerman who got his station to sign off on his $600 expenses bill on cannabis products. Sugerman did not purchase the products to recreationally get high, he did it to conduct an experiment and find out what exactly are San Francisco dispensaries selling.
Unless you're Kim Kardashian, keeping up with your prebaby beauty routine probably isn't in the cards. (And even she toned it down a little!) But here's some good news: your new addiction to Diapers.com has some hidden perks. It turns...Show More Summary
Winter boyfriends seriously have the best closets.
Uber has been up against the ropes lately. For one, it's dealing with the fall out from an exec's suggestion it should be investigating critical journalists. Plus it's combating a report that claims a 'God Mode' allows its employees to track...
The president was using Air Force One for reelection travel more heavily than any predecessor, the Associated Press reported, "wringing maximum political mileage from a perk of office paid for by taxpayers. That story easily could have been written about Barack Obama, but in fact it concerned former President George W. Show More Summary
Mike Perk just emailed the following to everyone on the HeavyChef mailing list: When I started in the digital industry in the mid-90’s, it was as an enthusiastic Search Engine Optimiser. It was like the Wild West, playing cat and mouse games with the likes of Alta Vista, Yahoo, Excite … The post Rand Fishkin coming to Cape Town appeared first on Web AddiCT(s); by Rafiq Phillips.
By Michelle Horton I never imagined I'd be the "type" of girl to get married young. And if that sounds judgmental and presumptuous, you're right. I was judgmental and presumptuous about college girls wearing engagement rings, or people making life-long commitments before their 25th birthdays. Show More Summary
Full disclosure: National offered to compensate me for writing this post, which I have declined. Instead, we’ll be giving away some extra perks to FIVE readers — see details at the end of the post. National Emerald Club is back with their most lucrative promotion, One Two Free. Show More Summary
If you're undecided about purchasing a season pass for The Crew's DLC, a quick look at Ubisoft's latest trailer may help you out. Perks include one week of early access to new content, a Ferrari 458 Speciale, a McLaren 12C, and four themed car packs (speed, vintage, extreme, and raid). The Crew launches on December 2nd. Show More Summary
Partners include Adobe, Yelp, Stripe, Postmates, and Thumbtack. Close to 30 companies now offer Lyft as a perk for their employees. The ridesharing service unveiled a new program Thursday that will let employers dole out credits for employees' commutes and other work-related transportation. Read Full Story