August 11, 2016

Danish Company Offers Salary In Pokemon Go Currency

Gotta earn ’em all! When the Danish IT company Prosys found that traditional job advertising wasn’t doing the trick, they decided to get creative with their bonus package. Desperate to find more applicants for a recent job vacancy, the company is now offering to pay part of the salary in Pokemon Go’s virtual currency. We’re not talking Bitcoin; Pokemon Go currency is nothing but digital coins that will allot you “pokeballs” for hunting Squirtel. The director said the unconventional reward felt like a fun way to stand out with young jobseekers, and it will probably work until the millennials realize they can’t pay rent with pokeballs. 

Yes, I want to sound marginally more intelligent: