Working mothers less popular with employers

Seen has having less commitment and flexibility, outdated skills: Survey
||Last Updated: 02/01/2011

Only 31 per cent of Canadian firms plan to hire more working mothers in 2011, compared to 41 per cent one year ago, according to a global survey of more than 10,000 business respondents.

Globally, 36 per cent of companies plan to hire working mothers in 2011, found the survey by workplace solutions provider Regus.

Business owners surveyed responded they felt working mothers may: