Diversity & Inclusion Strategies
Franchise D&I Solutions helps clients advance organizational missions and goals through diversity, equity, and inclusion strategies that lead to increased employee engagement, performance, innovation, ideation, and increased market share.
-Diversity is a Fact-
-Inclusion is an Act-
-Equity must be Exact-
"WINNERS UNDERSTAND THE IMPORTANT
RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN DIVERSITY, EQUITY, INCLUSION & SUCCESS!"
FRANCHISE D&I SOLUTIONS?
THE Diversity Business Case:
In the wake of the George Floyd killing, etc., orgainzations have issued statements regarding their commitment to anti-racism, and to social and criminal justice. Don't be on the wrong side of this pitivol point in American history! Take specific action NOW within your organization to address any systemic racism that may exist to avoid adverse impacts to your bottom line.
THE Problem: Diversity case studY
Police killings of unarmed African American Citizens & COVID-19 in 2020 - This year has been historic and deadly. With the global COVID-19 viral pandemic and civil unrest paralyzing our nation, and both having disproportionate impacts on minority and vulnerable segments of our society, an awakening must occur regarding diversity, equity, inclusion and justice. THE TIME IS NOW!
Franchise D&I Solutions, LLC is a necessary resource support solution for organizations and diversity professionals that understand the important
correlation between diversity, equity, inclusion and success.
The mission of Franchise D&I Solutions is to provide diversity & inclusion strategies to advance organizational missions and goals.
FDIS President, Steve Francis served on a Zoom Panel of D&I Thought Leaders to address the topic 'Actions for Racial Equity'. This dynamic and engaging discussion surrounds the tragic killing of George Floyd and other recent acts of racial injustice. Sponsored by Columbus Young Professionals Club and ColumbusBlack.com. View the YouTube video of the panel discussion via this link: https://www.linkedin.com/posts/gaylesaunders_actions-for-racial-equity-activity-6682624153884884992-DrhQ
Franchise D&I Solutions, LLC client, Ability Matters, Ohio, was just named an 'Outstanding Diversity Champion' by the 2020 Columbus Business First Diversity in Business Awards Committee. Kudos to Ability Matters, which supports and advocates for Ohio residents with 'Different Abilities' that Matter!
Franchise D&I Solutions, LLC signs on with the Ohio School Boards Association (OSBA) as one of its Diversity and Equity Consultants to provide services to over 700 OSBA Member School Boards across the state of Ohio. (Watch Video on OSBA Site)
On January 17, 2020, FDIS President Steve Francis was Keynote Speaker at Springfield, Ohio's 30th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration. Francis will discuss the topic 'What Would King Do?'. (See Dr. MLK, Jr. Speech Links Below)
FDIS President, Steve Francis will present and moderate a panel for the Ohio State University Alumni Assoc. of Los Angeles on the topic of Diversity, Inclusion & Racism on August 9, 2020, at 5 pm. Panelists are Former OSU Star Athletes Jim Jackson & Maurice Hall and OSU LA Alum. Bd. Member Urvi Sutariya (See link below for event details)
AUGUST 9, 2020
FDIS President, Steve Francis Speaks on 'Employee Engagement' at 2019 Ohio Bureau of Worker's Compensation Safety Congress (Listen to Podcast)
MARCH 7, 2019