Top 8 small-to-medium companies that champion women

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Data has been collected to show that these eight companies are the best in the world for driving diversity and inclusion for women in the workplace
08: EQRx

As the winner of two awards in 2021, biotech company EQRx has ranked in the top 5% for both diversity, and as a best place for women to work. Employees say: “The entire team is welcoming, regardless of your position. They are also transparent, updating us on top-level decisions and discussions.”

07: Deem

Deem, a leading mobile and cloud technology provider for the corporate travel industry, has built an enviable reputation for its diversity, equality and inclusion ratings, which has only been reinforced by Comparably’s ranking. Employees say: “The best part of working at Deem is being able to work from home during the pandemic and the flexibility to manage homeschooling kids in unprecedented times.”

06: Namely

All employees at human resources software company Namely, are committed to promoting diversity, equality and inclusion, so much so that it has become a crucial part of company culture. Employees say: “Everyone is equal. It’s important to me that no one feels like they matter more or less. I feel a genuine connection with my team.”

05: Eargo

Revolutionary hearing company Eargo has embedded strong ethics and values at the very heart of the brand. To put it simply, Eargo has created value, by valuing people. Employees have said: “Everyone truly cares about one another and understands that family is first. We are all equal and take care of each other. We are family.”

04: Civic Financial Services

Civic Financial Services has cultivated a transparent environment which encourages questions to ensure every employee is heard. In fact, employees enjoy the company so much that 96% said they loved working there. Employees say: “Salary is not only fair, but well-explained on where it can go in the future should I accomplish my quarterly KPIs.”

03: Pipefy

After winning Best Company Culture, Best CEO, Best Company for Diversity, and Best Company for women, it’s easy to see why software company Pipefy ranked so highly on the list. Employees say: “The culture is great, empowering women and minorities, supporting women with small kids. A real people company.”

02: The Hollister Group

The Hollister Group is a women-owned staffing consultancy headquartered in Boston and built around four core values - open communication, passion, integrity, and community. Employees have said: “I am extremely proud to be part of this team – there is no better company to work for. Kip is a top notch leader who supports tonnes of women.”

01: GRO

Brand strategy and packaging design company, GRO, has been awarded the number one spot on the list for diversity and inclusion. The business takes pride in carefully responding and listening to clients, to ensure they reach the incredibly high standard. Employees say: “Super cool, talented women who have been nothing but helpful. They know what they’re doing.” 


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