Being inclusive is strongly reflected in our value Stronger Together. And we have remained true to it, despite the global challenges we have faced in 2020.
Our work towards creating growth opportunities for women, and making everyone feel safe and productive irrespective of who they are has continued unabated.
Held in Dec 2020, it is a tech event organized by the Tech Women of Intuit (TWI) community in collaboration with the talent acquisition and the employer branding teams. Its purpose is to bring women technologists from across Bangalore onto a single platform to connect and exchange ideas as a community. There were technical sessions, product demonstration, hands-on workshops and panel discussion during the event.
With Transformation Product to Platform as the key theme, the event sought to create awareness on how Intuit is leveraging the latest technologies to power prosperity for our customers.
Intuit hosted the virtual Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) 2020 conference. The forum aims to inspire and educate data scientists worldwide, regardless of gender, and support women in the field. WiDS organizes an annual one-day technical conference to provide an opportunity to hear about the latest data science-related research and applications in a broad set of domains.
The TWI team in partnership with the Talent Development have launched a leadership development program aimed at our women employees. Women’s Initiative to Lead and Learn (WILL), focuses on building leadership attributes such as risk-taking, being assertive and owning one’s career. Targeted towards our women engineers who are at staff and senior software engineer levels, the program’s goal is to expand leadership capabilities by focusing on -
This employee led community works towards empowering people with disabilities (PwDs). During COVID outbreak the Intuit Ability Network shifted all the initiative to online and organized various virtual employee engagement programs.
1) Accessibility Lunch and Learn -Designing for Low-Vision
2) Virtual “Talk About Autism” session
3) Virtual Inclusive Funfair
4) C – Programming training for students with disability
5) Helping small business owned by PwD in COVID situation
This network is Intuit’s cornerstone of diversity, equity and inclusion game-plan. And the recognition we are receiving from the industry tells us we are on track with our vision of making Intuit a place where everyone feels at home and welcomed.
Recognised as ‘Gold Employer’ by India Workplace Equity Index
Intuit India is one of the 21 companies recently certified as a “Gold employer” in the India Workplace Equality Index (IWEI) 2020. This is India’s first comprehensive benchmarking tool to measure progress on Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender (LGBTQ+) inclusion in the workplace. Only employers who have demonstrated an in-depth commitment towards LGBTQ+ inclusion have received this recognition.