Spend USD 49.3 M to Entertain Employees, World’s Best Boss?

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Some employees may be jealous of what is earned by employees in the company money.co.uk. By working there they get various advantages, namely beer and a free gym.

Not only that, they are also free of any vacation once a year and awarded 5,000 pounds sterling to be donated to the charity of their own choice.
It is the work of Chris Morling, founder and managing director money.co.uk whose mission is to create “the best place to work”.

“Caring for my team is the most important thing … they are my most valuable asset,” said Morling as quoted by the Daily Mail, Wednesday (18/01/2017).

Do not stop there, Morling also renovating the company headquarters is located in a castle in Cirencester, Gloucestershire with poured funds amounting to 3 million pounds sterling, or approximately USD 49.3 billion.

To renovate the building, he consulted with 50 employees and collaborated with celebrity interior designer, Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen.

Currently, the company’s employees can enjoy a wide range of office facilities and unique, like a conference room that doubles as an ice cave, cinema-themed Star Wars, and a toilet with a Rolling Stones theme.
“It’s about making this place to be amazing, productive place to work,” said Morling. “What we do is designed everything in accordance with the needs of the team.”

“Some people want to stand while working, someone chooses to work alone. In the end it comes down to create a space where you feel comfortable,” added Morling.

Morling explained that he used the services of the flamboyant designer is famous because it requires someone who thinks differently. Llewelyn-Bowen sees the project as an opportunity to redefine the interior of the “ugly, unfriendly, and not creative” into a modern work space.
The design will also emphasize the humor and social interaction, which is equipped with a popcorn machine, table play, and cinema-themed Star Wars to add the impression of playing.

In addition, employees money.co.uk also benefit by the availability of free gym, yoga studio, and working hours fleskibel. Once a month, they held a lunch and dinner familiarity.

Although British castle is seen as a place that is too fancy for a company that has only 50 employees, Morling insist that it is really an effective option when compared to constructing a building in London.
“The physical environment is amazing just a small part puzzle when you create an exceptional place to work,” said Morling.

“When your team really feel valued and their opinions be heard, they will feel helpless and it was much more valuable than the benefits we offer,” added the man dubbed a number of parties as the best boss in the world.