Zappos pays folks $1,000 to quit

This is one of the most brilliant things I’ve ever heard of: Zappos pays customer support people $1,000 to quit a month after they’ve been hired (and 10% of the folks take it). Although I wonder if folks are starting the job at Zappos in order to just quit.

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