Survey Finds Companies Rewarding "Y2K Weekend" Staff
A new survey by William M. Mercer, Incorporated  finds that almost half (47%) of the 272 companies surveyed have special rewards in store for those going the extra mile to keep Y2K problems at bay.
The survey, "Year 2000 Practices: Y2K Weekend," reports  additional compensation packages range from 5% to 25% of base pay, with the average at 13%. Employers are throwing in edibles (49%), sleeping quarters (34%), and transportation (14%) as well.
To get a copy of the complete survey, call 800.333.3070.