Kind of crazy what some companies are willing to throw at people to get tech talent:
Buuteeq: The company’s “Trotamundo program” aims to get all employees travelling to visit its hotel customers worldwide. It requires a planned agenda prior to trip, and a report on return from the trip.
Double Down Interactive: Surprise trips for selected employees and annual all-staff resort vacations.
Groundspeak: Unlimited reimbursement for ski and snowboard lift tickets at any resort, plus a “snow day” every year where free lessons are provided.
HasOffers: In-house chef Chris Blanco prepares meals for staffers.
SEOmoz: Every employee gets a $3,000 stipend to use for their vacation. Money can only be used on vacation related activities, from SCUBA diving lessons to luxury hotels.
The Onion has created fartscroll.js, a script that makes web pages fart as you scroll.
I’d be doing a disservice if I didn’t spread this vital library to every developer out there.
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