Companies Offer More Non-Monetary Perks at Work

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You might not be able to spend them, but they sure come in handy. That's what employers are counting on as they sweeten the pot with non-monetary benefits to keep their top performers and attract new ones.

"On the heels of the recession, perks are a cost-effective way employers can reward and retain staff and attract new employees," said Max Messmer, chairman of Accountemps and author of Human Resources KitFor Dummies®, 2nd Edition. "The most popular incentives are those that aid in career development and give employees some control over their work schedules."