How big kids in the sandbox: Inside the happiest office in London
• How big kids in the sandbox: Inside the happiest office in London
Online travel company Expedia is the best place to work in the UK in 2016, according to Glassdoor rating. Glassdoor enables employees to assess their businesses honestly and anonymously, so the results can be quite accurate.
At Expedia seek to make workers feel in the office like a big child in a sandbox. Therefore, the employees of the company for the feeling of happiness is available a wide range of a wide variety of privileges, including bonuses in the amount of 8 to 14 thousand dollars to travel to all those who worked for more than 12-18 months.
The two great offices of the company, located near the Angel Tube Station in London, there are simulators Formula One, huge roof terrace, which regularly hosts a variety of parties, a variety of free bars and much more.
Outside office building Expedia looks a little sad, like many others in London.
However, in all things begin to seem more vivid.
The wall behind the reception desk is covered with photos of the staff of holidays. Expedia Every employee has the opportunity to travel a lot, thanks to the generous bonuses in the amount of 8 to 14 thousand dollars.
Inside, like many other tech-companies can play ping-pong and foosball.
There are simulators and Formula One, which are connected to the gaming platform Steam.
In the office, there is also the usual gaming consoles such as the Xbox and Playstation. These two play FIFA in the middle of the working day.
The Expedia trying to make workers feel here like the big kids in the sandbox.
There is even a track cart with GPS, which carries cakes and drinks around the office.
During the day at the Expedia is time for cocktails and beer.
However, the best attractive feature of the office is a huge roof terrace.
where you can relax and take a breath of fresh air.
Each month, one of the Thursdays on the roof held a party for all employees of the company - from 17 to 20:30, or until such time until the end of the booze.
Employees Expedia is not confined to the workplace and always have the opportunity to rest, thus increasing productivity.
In the office work quite a lot of women.
to the table attached iPad-s.
However, this does not only play, because Expedia - a global company, which means that calls can be at any time of the day.
Customers and treated at 5 am and 11 pm.
The design of conference rooms is inspired brilliance.
To work in Expedia's really fun.