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Aadhar linking Deadlines

On September 14, 2017, Posted by , In Best Practices while hiring Helpers,Miscellaneous, With No Comments

As of date, the Indian Government has announced 5 Aadhar linking deadlines. It is important that you ensure compliance else your related services may be stopped. We are giving here the Aadhar linking deadlines, details and process to complete the linking for each case: Aadhar linking with bank accounts: The current…

Domestic Workers vs Employers

On July 25, 2017, Posted by , In Lessons4Me&U,Miscellaneous, With No Comments

Maids striking in a multi storey complex in Mumbai Mayhem in Noida’s Mahagun Moderne society after maid is ‘beaten up’ The above two made recent headlines and reached even the New York Times edition. We the Indian employers of domestic workers are famously infamous! Some of us think it is…

Maid rate fixing!

On May 31, 2017, Posted by , In Lessons4Me&U,Miscellaneous, With No Comments

Many websites have been talking about the maid rate fixing and the fairness of the rate card implemented by Raheja society, Chandivali, the protest that followed and the subsequent sacking of the maids by many residents. Here’s my take on the story based on multiple conversations with the protesting maids…

Maid Rate fixing?

On May 25, 2017, Posted by , In Lessons4Me&U,Miscellaneous, With 1 Comment

Maid Rate Fixing by Raheja Society, Powai has been in the news recently, we spoke to a few maids and below is what they had to say: Maid 1: I feel we should have gone and met the representatives of the “Madams” before going on strike. Things can always be…

Domestic Workers Reality

On May 23, 2017, Posted by , In Miscellaneous, With 1 Comment

Untouchability was made illegal in India long back and Father of our nation was dead against it but it is practiced daily in many of our homes against our domestic workers. Ironically these are the “human beings” who cook for us, clean our private spaces and even carry and feed…