Firms listed offer early morning paddleboat sessions, a certified trainer and kinesiologist, self-defense classes, “Disco Yoga” and allow you to take multiple holidays, including Kwanzaa, Diwali, and the Day of the Dead. Brilliant!
If the popularized idea about technology startups is to be believed, their workplaces are more like playgrounds than offices. But maybe that is not as bad as some television shows and movies would have you think. For the 20 companies on American Banker’s inaugural "Best Fintechs to Work For" list, offering unconventional perks and recreational time is viewed as part of a sensible business strategy. There are fresh food deliveries, well-stocked cafeterias and even wine and beer kegerators — but all with a purpose.