Make the last Friday of every month a holiday
Short-term impact Change Fridays! A happier workforce, a differentiated work culture, and motivated employees who want to empower citizens to make global changes. Make the last Friday of each month a holiday, so everyone can take a longer break monthly. According to studies (http://www.bizjournals.com/sanfrancisco/blog/2015/03/san-francisco-cities-employees-work-commute-sf-ny.html the SF work week is 44hrs. Times 4, that's 176hrs per month. If we made 1 Friday per month a holiday - assuming an 8hr day - that's 168hrs per month, which is still 8hrs more than the standard 160hrs per month (40hrs/week). Let's try it! Long-term impact Higher retention More attractive perk + recruitment marketing Establish Change.org as a leader in work culture change Make the top 10 list of Fortune 100 Best Companies to work for.