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What's in and out in the world of workplace perks

What's in and out in the world of workplace perks

Find the thought of workplace fitness contests a little awkward, or the idea of a company-provided "health and lifestyle coach" kind of eerie? Too bad. In its latest annual survey of what's in and what's out in the world of employee perks, the Society of Human Resource Management found that wellness benefits are only increasing in prevalence. For years, companies have been doing things like offering smoking cessation programs and rewarding employees with discounts for taking health assessments. But Evren Esen, the society's director of survey programs, said this year's data show that a greater range of benefits are quickly "becoming more integrated into...

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