Posts Categorized: Perks

5 Unconventional Corporate Perks your Staff will Love

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5 Unconventional Corporate Perks your Staff will Love By Aspire You spend more time with your colleagues than almost anyone else. You know their families, what TV show they’re currently binge-watching, and their favorite lunch spots (yeah, we all know you go to Chipotle every Friday). Sometimes when you plan team bonding activities, though, all… Read more »

5 ways to beat that Halloween sugar rush in your office

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This year, Americans will spend over $6.9 billion celebrating Halloween. That includes the costumes, pet costumes, decorations, and $2.1 billion spent on candy. The season is spooky and fun, but it’s also expensive and packed with sugar and drinks. While we love this holiday as much as the next guy “dressed up” in his superhero t-shirt, we’re… Read more »

Guest Post on Namely!

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Check out Aspire’s new guest post on’s blog about changing company cultures during growth! Let us know how your culture changed during growth! Here at Aspire we love to discuss any and all ways to improve workplaces. If you have a topic you’d like to discuss, a question you want to ask, or just… Read more »

A Vacation Policy to Reflect our Culture


Here at Aspire, we like upending workplace norms. We wrote before about flat organizational structures and we relish the experiments at Buffer that are opening the doors on secret salaries. We recently installed a couple of standing desks to see if we could maybe not have sore backs by the end of the day. [Update:… Read more »

Happy Holidays from Aspire!

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After a very exciting first year delivering perks, we’re looking forward to an awesome 2015! Below are a few pictures from our recent silent auction with DC’s WeWork community. We’re looking forward to spreading more smiles next year!  We wish you a happy holiday season and hope you spend time celebrating with those most important to… Read more »

Why you should be investing in your employees


About half of your employees are gazing out the window right now, dreaming of a job where their bosses applaud their efforts, where they can take the slide down to the 5th floor instead of the elevator, and where whole teams sign up for Tough Mudders on the company’s dollar. These day-dreams are many employees’… Read more »



Welcome to Aspire’s blog, Building Better Workplaces! You’re probably here because you, like us, think there’s a little something you can do to make your workplace just a little happier, a bit more fulfilling, or a smidge more awesome. Together, we will look for that something through posts about the big stuff and the little… Read more »