Blog: ASDA sympathetic to couples struggling to conceive
Catherine Sleep | 3 September 2003
The idea derives from a monthly staff brainstorm. It’s good to see a major employer taking the difficulties encountered by infertile couples seriously and offering support in this way. It won’t cost Asda that much – let’s face it, most employees would probably call in sick if they weren’t given the time off anyway – and it will help contribute to a workforce that feels its concerns are recognised by senior management. Will Wal-Mart follow its UK subsidiary’s lead?
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