- leisure consultant
- adventure leave
- ergonomics chairs and equipment
- break/game/nap room
- business and etiquette hotline
- balance day
- food shopping service
- car/home repair service
- cooking classes
- homework help line
- dry-cleaning bonus
- pet insurance
- pets at work
- corporate community service programs
- financial services
- school holiday programs
- gym membership discounts/memberships
- on-site ATMs
You already know, if you've looked through this site, which family-friendly benefits I consider to be most helpful. But some companies go beyond the typical benefits and really use their imaginations when they're giving their employees work-life benefits. Many of these can benefit families, some more indirectly than others. Hey, if mama's happy, everybody's happy, right? This list comes from HR How-to: Work-Life Benefits by Irene Tatara, J.D. (CCH Knowledge Point). Which ones would make life happier for you and your family? Massages at work sound awfully relaxing to me....
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About me: My name is Kaylie. I'm a mom to three kids who believes that families, not work, should come first. That's why I'm working to help women create family-friendly workplaces.
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