8 Amazing Work Quirks From Companies Around the World

By August 27, 2018For Talent, Other

Family nights out, free beer and travel discounts. We’ve rounded up some of the best (and wackiest) work perks from around the world.

And the best part? All of these wonderful companies will be at the WeWork Creator Awards in Nashville on 13th September. You can find out more and get your ticket here.

Work from home Fridays, Crowd Surf

Employees at Crowd Surf get to start their weekends early thanks to the company’s flexible working policy. Staff members at the digital marketing company are allowed to work from home every Friday. Pyjamas are optional of course.

Adoption assistance, Starbucks

At Starbucks employees can enjoy their very own tailored benefits package. This can include things like bonuses, 401 (k) and stock purchase options. They also offter adoption assistance and health coverage for staff members and their dependents including partners.

Get your ticket for the WeWork Creator Awards in Nashville here.

Ample time off, Asurion

Asurion was named a 2018 Top Workplace by The Tennessean. The company gives their employees lots of different work perks like a 401 (k), healthcare, eye care and plenty of time off to boot. You also have the option of working from home.

Family nights out, Cardinal Solutions

Work-life balance has become a bit of an office buzzword, but some companies do more than just talk about it. Cardinal Solutions an IT consulting company based in the US encourages their employees to spend time with their loved ones. The company allows staff to work at home while also hosting fun work events like happy hour and family night.

Tuition reimbursement, Nextep

Nextep frequently tops the list of best places to work in the US and it’s not hard to see why. The company places a huge emphasis on their culture, as a result, they offer their staff a whole host of perks like healthcare, pizza parties and even tuition rembursement so they can continue to upskill.

Free lunch, Keeptruckin

Keeptruckin knows how to keep their staff members happy. The company prides itself on its open and honest work environment. It also provides staff with plenty of opportunity for career progression. If that’s not enough to peak your interest you may also be excited to hear that they give employees a free lunch every Monday and Friday.

Travel discounts, Marriott International

Staff at Marriott International are encouraged to travel the world. Employees are given impressive food and hotel discounts at thousands of global properties. Sounds like the perfect career for anyone suffering from wanderlust.

Beer on tap, WeWork

If you’ve ever been inside a WeWork office then you will know that it’s a pretty cool company. Their employees can enjoy a range of perks like a community kitchen, medical insurance, life insurance and dental. They also have an annual WeWork summer camp, plus their numerous beer taps around the office. Cheers to that!


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Author Alice Murray

Alice Murray is a Content Creator at Jobbio with a passion for Employer Branding and Graduate Culture. She's a keen traveller and a self-proclaimed lazy runner.

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