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Creating support infrastructure essential for hybrid workplace: Nooyi

Nooyi warned that India's GDP will suffer if it does not give sufficient attention to care infrastructure for kids and senior citizens

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File photo of Indra Nooyi, Indian-American PepsiCo CEO

Shivani Shinde Mumbai
When it comes to diversity, Covid laid everything bare and showed that organisations/businesses do not support women not only in executive positions but also in areas like essential workers, nursing or caregivers, said Indra Nooyi former chairperson and CEO of PepsiCo.

Nooyi who was in a conversation with Rishad Premji, chairman Wipro at the 30th session of Nasscom Technology and Leadership Forum 2022, said: “We should stop talking about hybrid, flexible workplaces because after all that applies to all offices goers, but 70 per cent of the workers are essentially hourly workers, caregivers, and others and they have no flexibility.

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First Published: Feb 18 2022 | 8:29 PM IST

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