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Cleanliness is next to Godliness

#82 in the Green Goldfish ProjectEvernote

evernote green goldfish #82

Taken from an NY Times interview by Adam Bryant with CEO Phil Libin:

Probably the thing that we do that people love the most, though, is housekeeping. If you work at Evernote, you get professional housecleaning twice a month.

Q. What gave you that idea?

We thought that we needed to get spouses and significant others on our side. I want the pressure from them to be, “You better not be thinking about leaving Evernote.” I don’t want the pressure to be, “Maybe you should think about going somewhere else?

Today’s Lagniappe (a little something extra thrown in for good measure) – Here’s a YouTube video on Evernote being a 100 year company:

The Green Goldfish Project is a quest to find 1,001 examples of marketing lagniappe for employees. Green goldfish are the little signature extras given to employees. They help differentiate a company, increase employee retention and drive positive WoM.

Republished with author's permission from original post.

Stan Phelps
Stan Phelps is the Chief Measurement Officer at 9 INCH marketing. 9 INCH helps organizations develop custom solutions around both customer and employee experience. Stan believes the 'longest and hardest nine inches' in marketing is the distance between the brain and the heart of your customer. He is the author of Purple Goldfish, Green Goldfish and Golden Goldfish.


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