- Hackathons bring employees together and increase morale. Exploring a project for hours together further bonds and most employees cooperate in teams instead of competing.
- Hackathons reinforce the right values, like teamworking, dedication and efficiency. It's difficult to maintain the "hackathon" pace and drive during most workdays, but occasionally letting people see what uninterrupted work can accomplish is beneficial.
- Hackathons leave you with lasting ideas or products. Even for the employees who are not technical, the cross-disciplinary interaction fosters innovation.
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