Schweitzer Engineering Labs
Schweitzer Engineering Labs
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Self-improvement is affordable at Schweitzer. In the first paycheck of every month, employees at the engineering firm get an extra $80 as an educational allowance. There are no restrictions on how the money is spent, but in the past, employees have put it toward foreign language learning software, Wilderness First Responder training, and simply paying off student loans.

By Anne VanderMey, reporter @FortuneMagazine - Last updated January 20 2012: 6:42 AM ET
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