Human resource is the asset of every company. Most organizations say they value their employees. There are many companies that offer free food and on-site gyms to its employees. Now, organizations are always thinking about what are some of the more incredible, unique and surprising benefits and perks they can give their employees.
Check out 10 companies that offer their employees unusual and incredible perks.
Holiday comparison website Skyscanner has offices all over the world. Skyscanner is a travel fare aggregator website and travel metasearch engine. The website is owned by Ctrip. Ctrip is the largest travel company in China. Skyscanner is available in over 30 languages.Skyscanner has negotiated employee discounts at the local pub and beauty salon and, appropriately enough for a travel firm, offers employees the opportunity to spend up to 30 days working from another Skyscanner office.
Money.co.uk is a money website that helps people to save money on credit cards, loans, mortgages and more. Users can compare deals for car insurance, savings accounts, travel insurance etc through Money.co.uk. Inside their office, employees get to enjoy their own cinema, gym, games space and meeting rooms with themes such as an 'ice cave'.
LinkedIn is familiar to all of us. It is a business and employment-oriented social networking service that operates via websites. LinkedIn employees are inundated with great opportunities. The best benefit this company offers employees to work on special projects and grants designed to allow them to transform themselves. In 2013, an employee of LinkedIn got a $3,000 grant to go to Indonesia and teach scuba diving skills to young people there so they could become professional divers.
Missing Link offers a cool atmosphere to its employees by providing the largest office space. The company is based in Johannesburg, South Africa. The office has a treehouse, shooting range, caravan etc. Employees will get a free tattoo in the in-house parlor also.
Hootsuite is a platform for managing social media. This social media platform is created by Ryan Holmes in 2008. The company has offices in San Francisco, Singapore, and São Paulo. Hootsuite's head office in Canada. The office has nap rooms, yoga studio, tents for meeting purposes. Dogs are welcome in the office, having dogs in the office is fun for the staffs. The HootSuite nap room contains multiple cot style beds and custom lighting for midday power naps.
Campbell Soup Company
The Campbell Soup Company is a producer of canned soups and related products. Campbell's products are sold in 120 countries around the world. The head office of the company is in New Jersey. Here staff can work out in fitness centers, the kitchen is there, and employees can drop their kids off at the company kindergarten. For kids aged six to 12 year, there is an after school care program.
Dropbox is a file hosting service. Dropbox is headquartered in San Francisco.The company takes good efforts to make the employees happy. Dropbox offers free gourmet breakfasts, lunch and dinner, on-site haircuts and gym access to its human resource. The company has games room and fully-stocked music studio for staff.
Visa is an American multinational financial services corporation headquartered in Foster City. Visa staffs will get discounted concert tickets, cheap trips to amusement parks, cheap tickets for the sporting event etc. They can have free group exercise classes and join sports teams and clubs.
Google has offices all around the world. All offices have a rule that no employee is ever more than 150 feet away from food. Google employees will get free lunch and unlimited snacks. Some offices offer on-site doctors, hairdressers and offer wellness services like massage and chiropractic. They also have rock climbing walls. The company offers scooters to get around the office, dry cleaning facilities, and free shuttle buses to work.
Yahoo, the search engine offers employees free breakfast, lunch and unlimited snacks. Employees in Yahoo can work it off in the company fitness center with kickboxing, Pilates or golf classes, or on the basketball and sand volleyball courts.