In 2017, Joanne Lockwood, a Diversity and Inclusion Consultant herself was refused printing services by a firm due to her material being deemed ‘against religious values’.
A team of us is looking to answer some of these questions – and more – by studying startups and young organizations in India. So if you know of an Indian organization that is less than 15 years old, has at least 50 employees and would be interested in participating in such research (in return for free custom reports and recommendations from experts!), send them our way!
Flexi working hours, safe travel arrangements, generous leaves, and care facilities such as health check-ups, and child care options. The result? Most women don’t end up using these options available to them for fear of being singled out as having special needs and consequently being denied promotion and hike in the future.