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26 Dec 2023

Chinese Firm Offers Running-Based Bonuses to Employees

Guangdong Dongpo Paper in China incentivizes its staff with [bonuses linked to running distances](https://www.businessinsider.com/chinese-company-staff-run-2-miles-daily-get-better-bonus-2023-12?r=US&IR=T#:~:text=Guangdong%20Dongpo%20Paper's%20chairman%20Lin,130%25%20of%20their%20monthly%20salary.). Employees who run two miles daily stand to receive a higher bonus. Chairman Lin Zhiyong implemented this unique health-focused reward system. To earn an annual bonus equal to 130% of their monthly pay, employees must log 62 miles each month.