‘Lay Down Sally’ by Eric ClaptonStuck in my head when I woke up this morning.

‘Lay Down Sally’ by Eric Clapton
Stuck in my head when I woke up this morning.

This is Alice, the cat Zoe (and to a lesser extent, Henry) has been pestering me about adopting for like a year. They are both afraid of her. #aslipofacat #alice #kids #newcatintown #ffs

This is Alice, the cat Zoe (and to a lesser extent, Henry) has been pestering me about adopting for like a year. They are both afraid of her. #aslipofacat #alice #kids #newcatintown #ffs

‘Freedom’ by Wham!Stuck in my head this morning.

‘Freedom’ by Wham!
Stuck in my head this morning.

‘I Won’ by The SundaysWoke up with this stuck in my head.

‘I Won’ by The Sundays
Woke up with this stuck in my head.

It’s been hectic lately, what with a funeral and moving and mommy being out of town. It felt good to finally get to the pool. It really was summer. #vscocam #pool #summer

It’s been hectic lately, what with a funeral and moving and mommy being out of town. It felt good to finally get to the pool. It really was summer. #vscocam #pool #summer

Went to visit our sick great grandmother and spent a few minutes dodging helicopters.

Went to visit our sick great grandmother and spent a few minutes dodging helicopters.

‘Too Young’ by PhoenixStuck in my head this morning when I woke up.

‘Too Young’ by Phoenix
Stuck in my head this morning when I woke up.

‘Take Me Out’ by ATOMIC TOMStuck in my head when I woke up this morning.

‘Take Me Out’ by ATOMIC TOM
Stuck in my head when I woke up this morning.

fastcompany:

How great would it be to swap Friday pizzas and free coffee for a life coach or fresh groceries? These companies do just that.
It seems like every company tries to tout their cool factor by playing up their ping-pong tables. But it’s not just the Googles of the world offering nice-to-haves like free snacks and workout rooms.
While a lot of employee perks over the years have focused on how to make life at work as easy and pleasant as possible—from free lunches to concierge services to in-house doctors and gyms—the best of the best are figuring out ways to integrate people’s personal lives into the mix, says China Gorman, CEO of Great Place to Work, a human resources consulting, research and training firm.
"Organizations are really starting to be more human in their relationship with employees," says Gorman. "We are seeing a focus on the full human experience, not just how you are at work."
Here are some ways we’re seeing companies get creative and personal about their perks:
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Because honestly, I’ve never been a ping pong fan.

fastcompany:

How great would it be to swap Friday pizzas and free coffee for a life coach or fresh groceries? These companies do just that.

It seems like every company tries to tout their cool factor by playing up their ping-pong tables. But it’s not just the Googles of the world offering nice-to-haves like free snacks and workout rooms.

While a lot of employee perks over the years have focused on how to make life at work as easy and pleasant as possible—from free lunches to concierge services to in-house doctors and gyms—the best of the best are figuring out ways to integrate people’s personal lives into the mix, says China Gorman, CEO of Great Place to Work, a human resources consulting, research and training firm.

"Organizations are really starting to be more human in their relationship with employees," says Gorman. "We are seeing a focus on the full human experience, not just how you are at work."

Here are some ways we’re seeing companies get creative and personal about their perks:

Read More>

Because honestly, I’ve never been a ping pong fan.

WWJT? Where would Jesus tour?

WWJT? Where would Jesus tour?