JobsForHer announces winners of DivHERsity Awards 2021
- The DivHERsity Awards gala took place at AccelHERate 2021 — India's biggest (virtual) conference for companies committed to accelerating women’s careers.
This International Women’s Day, JobsForHer announced the winners of its flagship awards ceremony DivHERsity Awards 2021 to showcase and reward best practices by companies, create benchmarking for gender diversity in India and inspire other companies to embark on their D&I journeys.
The DivHERsity Awards gala took place at AccelHERate 2021 — India's biggest (virtual) conference for companies committed to accelerating women’s careers.
JobsForHer has compiled an extensive benchmarking report based on data collected from over 300 companies across India covering a number of parameters, including Gender Diversity Programs, Diversity Hiring, Diversity Policies, Women Returnee Programs, and Women-specific L&D and Leadership Development Programs.
The Awards witnessed representation from a wide variety of industries and sectors — from IT and e-commerce to management consulting and many more. Below is the list of the key categories and the companies that got felicitated.
The top 5 large enterprises in the spotlight included:
Top5 companies in DivHERsity (SMEs/ Startups) included
Here are the DivHERsity Champions (Large Enterprises)
The Top 5 DivHERsity Champions (SMEs/ Startups) are
There were also awards given to the top 5 Most Innovative Practices in several facets of diversity; these included:
Top5 Most Innovative Practices — DivHERsity Hiring
Top5 Most Innovative Practices— DivHERsity Policies
Top5 Most Innovative Practices — DivHERsity Programs
Top5 Most Innovative Practices— Women Returnee Programs
Top5 Most Innovative Practices — Women L&D Programs
Top5 Most Innovative Practices — Women Leadership Development
The increase in diversity in the workforce will have a direct impact on the bottom lines of companies, with research showing an increased ROI for companies which benefit from the diverse perspectives and capabilities that women bring.
An increase in women’s participation in the workforce will also have a huge impact on society and families in bringing more gender balance and equity, with women truly being empowered to take their own decisions and carve their own paths.
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Incepted in 2015, JobsForHer connects the 2 million+ job aspirants registered on the platform to 7000+ companies across the country. Aside from matching the candidates to relevant job opportunities, the platform also offers mentorship for women looking to start/restart their careers. The brand also has over 400+ reskilling partners to assist women in reskilling/upskilling themselves before they join/re-join the workforce.