Luckily, you don't have to roll out the red carpet to achieve this; you just need some furry friends around. We have a pet-friendly policy in our office, and it's been a huge success. Visitors feel more comfortable and get the sense of an approachable culture, and employees enjoy higher morale and lower stress levels.
As a small business owner, you can increase your applicant pool and employee retention by creating an accepting culture that allows employees to combine passions — their pets and their work. Read more on Business Insider
A similar article at Inc.com shares the same view. Is this the beginning of a new way to build employee engagement?