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3 Parts of a Purposeful DEI Commitment Statement

Checklists Aug 17, 2023

In the last year, we've all seen companies make public statements about diversity, equity, and inclusion without doing the real work of integrating DEI throughout their business. Some of the messaging seemed more like attention-grabbing stunts, and the poorly considered statements triggered consumer backlash. Perhaps the negative publicity has caused you to think about revising your statement. Or, maybe you’re writing a DEI commitment statement for the first time. Regardless of the situation, there are three key pieces to any powerful statement. 


Kaela Sosa

Kaela (she/her) is a Certified Diversity Executive and curriculum and programming manager at The Diversity Movement. She applies her writing, project management, and production skills to advance DEI.