Perks of Silicon Valley


With the constant torrent of bad news about America’s economy, one of the brightest areas of hope has been the tech companies that make up Silicon Valley. Some of the best and brightest people from around the world flock to businesses like Google and Facebook, and for good reason.

Mashable states it perfectly: “From yoga to catered lunches, 401(k)s to dry cleaning, sports teams to vacation days, these tech companies seem to understand that quality of life affects productivity – and that having to run fewer errands after work means you're more likely to stay at the office.” [Larger version]


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