While eBay Inc./PayPal largely transcends geography via the Internet, the Timonium branch of the global financial services and technology company still knows the value of rooting for the home team. Employees of eBay -- which hosts one of the world's largest online marketplaces -- and PayPal -- which facilitates millions of online financial transactions -- are flush with Orioles tickets and have access to a Ravens suite throughout the season. The tickets are one of the many small but thoughtful perks offered by the company to keep motivating employees in departments from legal to marketing. "It's challenging and never a dull moment," one wrote in the WorkplaceDynamics survey. "It's meaningful to me because of the opportunities to learn new technologies and see the work translated into the real world."
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