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.

  • This toolkit identifies organizations and resources that may be helpful for a professional at any career stage: from getting an education, to finding a job, to landing a spot on a corporate board.

  • Partner Event
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    The Sponsorship Summit: How Corporate Canada is Investing in Female Leaders

    The business case for investing in the professional advancement of women has been proven....

    Date & Time:
    21 June 2017
    11:15 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Location:
    Arcadian Court
    401 Bay Street, 8th Floor
    Toronto, Ontario
    Canada
  • Catalyst Event
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    Catalyst Canada Honours Conference 2017—Redefining Leadership

    Whether you’re an experienced leader or an up and coming high potential employee, the Catalyst Canada Honours Conference promises to inspire, motivate, and give you the practical tools and advice you need to champion workplace inclusion.

    Date & Time:
    6 November 2017
    8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET
    Location:
    Fairmont Royal York Hotel
    Imperial Room
    100 Front Street West
    Toronto, ON
    Canada
  • Catalyst Event
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    2018 Catalyst Awards Conference

    Register now to find the tools, expert knowledge, and stories you need to build workplaces that work for women.

    Date & Time:
    20 March 2018
    8:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
    Location:
    New York Hilton Midtown
    1335 Avenue of the Americas
    New York, New York 10019
  • 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

  • Catalyst Event
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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
  • Catalyst Event
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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
  • Catalyst Event
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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