Google Employees’ Latest Perk: Servants – It’s all part of the tech giant’s attempt to woo the best and the brightest

 

Should you need a reason to hate your job a little bit more, get a load of the latest perk Google is offering its employees: “runners” (or, as Gawker helpfully identifies them, “servants”) who can empty the trash, scrub the bathroom, or do any other pesky chore Googlers aren’t into. In a bid to woo engineers, the tech giant is giving its workers credits for TaskRabbit, an online service that allows users to post an errand and have background-checked runners fight for the privilege (and pay) that comes from completing tasks like “cook dinner for 2” or “assemble four items from Ikea.”

Google Employees’ Latest Perk: Servants – It’s all part of the tech giant’s attempt to woo the best and the brightest

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