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8 of the flashiest perks Apple employees get, from discounted iPhones to Maroon 5 concerts

Apple is now worth $1 trillion. Here's a look at some of the benefits and perks the tech giant gives its employees, from celebrity-studded "beer bashes" to discounts on Apple gear.

Two early Uber employees are funding transportation-focused startups led by other former Uber employees

The project, led by former Uber General Manager Josh Mohrer and former Uber west coast operations lead William Barnes, aims to invest in transportation-focused companies led by other former Uber employees.

This $610 million real estate company doesn’t have an office for its 13,000 agents and staff — instead, everybody works from this complete...

$610 million real estate firm eXp realty doesn't have a real-life office. Instead, it lets employees collaborate and mingle on a virtual island that can be accessed from any computer. And they say it's made a big difference to their business.
Pfizer executive vice president of corporate affairs Sally Susman

A Pfizer executive explains why she sees a group of 90,000 people as the most important stakeholders in the drugmaker

"The shareholders are important, sure, but so too are a lot of other groups and to me none more important than the 90,000 people that work for Pfizer," Pfizer executive Sally Susman told Business Insider.

18 months after being deployed, Amazon’s program for underperforming employees may be doing more harm than good

As part of the Pivot program launched last year, Amazon employees at risk of being fired have the choice to go head-to-head with their boss and defend their case in front of a jury of their peers. But 18 months later, the hearing process is seen as unfair by 'defendants.'
Employees work at Google's Kirkland, Washington office.

How employee goals at Google changed after Sundar Pichai took over as CEO after Larry Page

For Google, an early adopter of OKRs, being on its third CEO means being on its third rendition of that process.
Google headquarters.

Google is the number-one place college students want to work for the fifth year running —here’s what it’s doing right

Piazza asked 150,000 students from more than 600 schools in North America where they most wanted to work. For the past five years, their answer hasn't changed: It's Google.
Some of these incidents are pretty nasty.

Walmart employees share the 8 worst things they’ve seen while working at the retail giant

Walmart stores are occasionally at the center of some pretty shocking situations. Business Insider spoke with a number of current and former Walmart associates to find out the worst things they've ever seen on a shift.

McDonald’s employees reveal their 20 favorite menu items — and one bonus secret menu item everyone should try

McDonald's menu has plenty to offer customers. But the crew members themselves have their own preferences, when it comes to their favorite meals. From chain staples to new sandwiches, here are McDonald's employees' go-to menu items.
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg

Some Facebook employees reportedly resent WhatsApp engineers for their bigger desks and nicer bathrooms

A difference in company cultures and philosophies has sprouted intra-office issues among some Facebook and WhatsApp employees, according to The Wall Street Journal, including resentment over the WhatsApp desks and bathrooms.