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    Job Perks for Friends

    What kind of job perks does everyone have who are available to friends and family? Maybe there are some good ones out there and we could exchange information.


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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

    I get free pitchers of beer at a bar downtown 'cuz they like me. That's about all I got. Sorry I'm not willing to trade.

    Edit: Oops... I lied. we get sponsors to throw us extra tix to events/games and such in advertising deals and partnerships. Last summer we had a butt load of Adventureland passes. A lot of those went to waste. If those come up again I'll be sure to come on here and give 'em away.


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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

    I use to have front row or box seats for all des moines sporting events at wells and principal. Would fill them up w my friends and free beer. Now my company perks are 3,000 acres of hunting ground and a pond stocked w 24 inch bass catch every other cast and bluegill every cast. Pay for the beer.



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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

    Golf on Mondays at one of top 100 courses in the world.



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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

    Free golf



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    I get paid so I don't have to borrow money from family or friends.


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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

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    Free golf
    Are we just bragging about what we get personally, or are we mentioning what we can share with CF mates?



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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

    Free tickets to our skybox suite for a Browns game about once a season. This year I'll be grabbing the Bears-Browns game and hauling my wife and 4 of our friends there. Free booze and food paid for by my company during the game.
    Free Indians tickets a couple times a year as well, they're good seats but not the red carpet treatment of the Browns games.

    One of my friends flies us on a private jet to an Iowa game almost every year. Last year was the first time he didn't b/c they stunk so bad and he didn't want to waste his hours allotment. Sure you have to watch Iowa, but the games we usually go to are when they play a ranked team in October so they usually lose. The private jet is the **** though.


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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

    Lawnmower discounts (guessing that's going to be a common one here)



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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

    nothing.


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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

    i'm a wine rep, so my bastard friends and family always clean out my cellar.


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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

    Discounted tickets to shows, zoo and an open house every year...nothing too exciting.



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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

    I get paid enough every other week that I do not have to live in my parents basement. Is that a perk?


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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    Free golf
    Hi friend.....



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    Re: Job Perks for Friends

    for me the perks come around College World Series. I usually get invited to several parties with free beer and food before CWS games.



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