Episode 77: Inclusion for customers and employees: Asma Shaikh, CHRO, National Bank of Pakistan
Passionate about gender balance and inclusion, Asma shares initiatives that build opportunities for both customers and employees.
Harnessing the power of commerce to create positive change, Asma describes her leadership role in a business growth strategy that also developed opportunities for women in rural areas, contributing to SDG5, gender equality, amongst others.
Asma calls on everyone in HR to invest in wellbeing, basing this work on human empathy rather than business return calculations.
Here’s a snapshot of a few things we talked about:
[04:30] Harnessing a business strategy to create opportunities for rural women
[10:00] Re-skilling the workforce [
16:20] Creating a culture of respect
[20:20] Building both customer and employee inclusion
[24:50] Employee wellbeing
- Tom Baxter , Just Eat for Business Q&A
- Purple Tuesday
- Wellbeing at Work forum
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