Sponsorship/Mentoring

Sponsors are advocates in positions of authority who use their influence intentionally to help others advance, while mentors provide advice, feedback, and coaching. Both are important to advancement as employees navigate the workplace and earn opportunities for growth.

  • Catalyzing
    4 Lessons I Learned from Mentoring

    Early in my career I didn't thoroughly understand what mentorship was or how it worked. I was lucky that my mentor relationships formed organically, but as my career progressed I began to understand how much of an impact my mentors had on me, and that I too made an impact on them. 

    February 28, 2017 by Jenn Ocampo-King

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    「女性の活躍に必要な行動とコミュニケーションにおける戦略の策定」へのご案内

    企業が率先して女性活躍のための様々な制度や仕組みを導入しているものの、ビジネス上の重要な意思決定や営業やサービスなどの最前線で働く女性が更なる上級管理職に就くことは難しいとされています。...

    Date & Time:
    2017年3月24日(金)
    13時~17時30分
    (ネットワーキング・レセプションを含む)  
    Location:
    北トピア
    〒114-8503
    東京都北区王子1丁目11−1
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    Developing Actions and Strategies to Support Women’s Advancement: Tokyo

    Although many companies have implemented policies and structures to help women advance, it is still difficult for women to reach executive-level positions and the front lines of sales and services.

    Date & Time:
    Friday, March 24, 2017

    13:00 p.m. - 17:30 p.m. JST

     
    Location:
    HokuTopiya
    1-11-1 Oji, Kita-ku, Tokyo,
    114-8503
    Japan
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    Webinar: International Women's Day

    Join this webinar to hear from a current sponsor and protégé, and to see how sponsorship can provide a win-win-win situation for the sponsor, protégé and the company that employs them.

    Date & Time:
    1 March 2017

    11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET

    4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. UTC
  • Catalyzing
    10 More Steps to Create Inclusive Workplaces

    In my previous blog I wrote about my favorite intentional actions that a leader, team, or organization could take to focus on inclusion.

    I got so many helpful tips, that we felt it would be best to break them up into two posts. So, here are the next 10 (and a bonus) to help you and your company...

    August 25, 2016 by Deborah Gillis

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    #WomenCan: The Importance of Male Advocacy

    "Human rights are women’s rights, and women’s rights are human rights." This is one of my favorite quotes. Secretary Hillary Clinton delivered it at the United Nations Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing over 20 years ago. It was true in 1995 and it's true today.

    I'll be honest,...

    July 25, 2016 by Bernard C. Coleman

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    Catalyst Canada Honours 2016 Dinner

    A gala dinner to celebrate the 2016 Catalyst Canada Honours Champions and Emerging Leaders.

    Date & Time:
    7 November 2016 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ET
    Location:
    Toronto, Canada
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    Catalyst Canada Honours 2016 Conference

    Celebrating the 2016 Catalyst Canada Honours Champions and Emerging Leaders.

    Date & Time:
    7 November 2016 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET
    Location:
    Toronto, Canada
  • Catalyzing
    Top Takeaways: Catalyst Connects in NYC

    Since 2008 the Catalyst Connects series has provided an opportunity for women senior executives to share their advice and inspirational success stories with an audience of high-potential women.  Over the years more than 3,600 women globally have benefitted from the wisdom of over 80 executives...

    February 4, 2016 by Catalyst