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Any employee of this online auctioneer can nominate another for so-called "Out-of-This-World" awards for outstanding performance. Winners get spot bonuses of as much as $15,000.
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2009 Best Companies to Work For
There's a new no. 1 this year, as Google slips to no. 4. Which companies are going out of their way -- even in this economy -- to please employees?
As many big companies are announcing mass layoffs, these 20 top employers have at least 350 openings each right now.
25 top-paying companies
Associates at Bingham McCutchen take home an average $256,312 total compensation annually. Who else offers big paychecks?