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Skittles Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-12-10 07:25 PM
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9. could not work in my environment
I'm in Texas and if I take a vacation day, people in Ohio, Michigan and Ohio do my work - what if we all decided we "needed off" ?
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  -Netflix lets its staff take as much holiday as they want, whenever they want and it works KaryninMiami  Sep-12-10 07:00 PM   #0 
  - Netflix and my PS3 rox. No more sat or cable tv.  L0oniX   Sep-12-10 07:01 PM   #1 
  - I wish I could do that, but we have only one cable company in town  Dont_Bogart_the_Pretzel   Sep-12-10 07:20 PM   #8 
  - We just cut our sat package way down due to Netflix streaming...  Dappleganger   Sep-12-10 07:02 PM   #2 
  - Good for them; however, that would not work for every business  Generic Brad   Sep-12-10 07:05 PM   #3 
  - This week I've had to use vacation days to fill a day for when I get 4 days a week.  Skink   Sep-12-10 07:10 PM   #4 
  - bob uses a week for the 4th when we go camping and basically  ejpoeta   Sep-12-10 07:14 PM   #6 
  - i love that idea. wish more places were more flexible. makes me happy that  ejpoeta   Sep-12-10 07:12 PM   #5 
  - I'm taking my first vacation day  JustAnotherGen   Sep-12-10 07:14 PM   #7 
  - I understand- am sitting on a similar unused pile of vacation days-  KaryninMiami   Sep-12-10 07:46 PM   #10 
  - could not work in my environment  Skittles   Sep-12-10 07:25 PM   #9 
  - On top of this, Netflix is a great service. Best bang for the entertainment buck I've ever gotten.  elocs   Sep-12-10 07:51 PM   #11 
  - It works only if people care about their work and are self-motivated  stray cat   Sep-12-10 08:12 PM   #12 
  - Who here would take more vacation days if they could?  stray cat   Sep-12-10 08:13 PM   #13 
  - Sounds very enlightened. They must be a good company to work for in othe ways as well.  BrklynLiberal   Sep-12-10 09:19 PM   #14 
  - I agree- and they are migrating their biz model as technology changes  KaryninMiami   Sep-13-10 09:09 AM   #19 
  - We were one of Netflix first customers  Omaha Steve   Sep-13-10 05:43 AM   #15 
  - I also signed up VERY early...and also wish I had bought their stock..LOL  BrklynLiberal   Sep-13-10 11:16 AM   #20 
  - Note that it says "salaried employees."  KatyaR   Sep-13-10 07:07 AM   #16 
  - Netflix on-demand, with its flat monthly fee, is the best thing so far on our Roku box.  eShirl   Sep-13-10 07:17 AM   #17 
  - When I was working, I used to keep track of all my vacation time.  CTyankee   Sep-13-10 07:32 AM   #18 
  - No wonder their service is so good.  felix_numinous   Sep-13-10 05:40 PM   #21 
 

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