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What stays: Concierge services
What stays: Concierge services
Massages, oil changes, dry cleaning, washing machines, on-site doctors, and so on. Most of this stuff isn't free, but the stunning array of conveniences that are offered to Google employees, which are often subsidized, is a perk few companies can match. Google's management likes to think that the less its workers worry about the quotidian demands of life, the more energy they'll devote to Google. And they're probably right.

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