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.

  • Catalyst Event
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    2017 Catalyst Awards Conference

    Workplaces and the world are changing rapidly. Around the globe, individuals and organizations are harnessing this momentum to tear down old definitions and create new ways of thinking that propel us toward a more inclusive future. To that effort, Catalyst and our partners are redefining how and...

    Date & Time:
    8 March 2017

     
    Location:
    New York Hilton Midtown
    1335 6th Avenue
    New York, NY 10019
  • 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

  • Catalyzing
    #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

  • Catalyst Event
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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

  • Catalyzing
    #NationalMentoringMonth: Key Elements to a Successful Mentor Relationship

    Despite the fact that National Mentoring Month is only recognized in the United States, there are several positive examples of mentor relationships across the world. In this installment of our National Mentoring Month series Manvi Pant, a CRM professional at A.T. Kearney in India, shares how she...

    January 29, 2016 by Manvi Pant

  • Catalyzing
    My Friend, My Mentor: The Benefits of Peer Mentoring in the Workplace

    I am one of the lucky few to have a best friend at work. My co-worker, and yes, best friend, and I have been able to develop our careers due to each other’s support, guidance, and mentorship.

    Of course not everyone has a best friend on the job, but there are extensive benefits to having a peer...

    January 12, 2016 by Tory Paez

  • Catalyzing
    #NationalMentoringMonth: Women of the Dream Founder Leslie Morris Talks About the Importance of Mentoring

    Imagine coming of age as a woman in a crime-ridden, impoverished environment with little to no resources or guidance. The odds are stacked against you, and there are few individuals to look up to who have overcome them. For young girls in Camden, New Jersey this is daily life. In 2012, Camden had...

    January 7, 2016 by Catalyst

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    Catalyst Connects: San Francisco

    No matter where you are on your career path, whether starting out or reaching for the top of the ladder, you know that having role models and access to networking opportunities helps with career advancement. Join us for a unique opportunity to hear from two talented leaders at different vantage...

    Date & Time:

    28 January 2016

    8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. PT


    Location:

    San Francisco