CatalystX Online Courses

Expanding our commitment to create more diverse and inclusive workplaces where talented women and men around the world have equal opportunity to advance and lead through leadership development solutions and training with edX.



Communication Skills for Bridging Divides

 

Now more than ever you are going to school, working, and living in communities with people who think, look, and have beliefs different from your own. This 45-minute course will give you the skills to bridge those divides and find common ground. In this skills-based course, we will explore practical strategies and techniques to apply in your daily life. You will learn about the difference between dialogue, discussion, and debate; micro-affirmations; and how to be an ally.

Course:

Communication Skills for Bridging Divides

Enrollment:

Open Now

Dates:

Self-Paced through February 6, 2018 

Effort:

45 minutes - 1 hour total

Cost:

$25 Verified Certificate; Free to Audit


Instructors

  • Tolonda M. Tolbert, PhD, Senior Director, Inclusive Leadership Initiative, and Consultant, Global Member Services

  • Jared Cline, Community Manager, MARC (Men Advocating Real Change)

  • Audrey Gallien, Director, Marketing

 

Becoming a Successful Leader


What separates a successful leader from a mediocre one? In this course, you will learn what successful 21st-century leaders look like and how you can adopt their inclusive leadership style. Using research and best practices, as well as stories from great leaders and everyday people, you will practice empowerment, accountability, courage, and humility—key leadership skills linked to inclusive, successful teams. 

Course:

Inclusive Leadership Training: Becoming a Successful Leader

Enrollment:

Open Now

Dates:

Self-Paced through February 6, 2018

Effort:

4-6 hours total

Cost:

$50 Verified Certificate; Free to Audit


Instructors

 

Cómo Convertirse en un Líder Exitoso

 

Partnering with IPADE, we are proud to offer “Becoming a Successful Leader” in Spanish, connecting Catalyst’s mission and courses to more people around the world.

Course:

Entrenamiento de Liderazgo Inclusivo: Cómo Convertirse en un Líder Exitoso

Enrollment:

Open Now!

Dates:

Archived Course

Effort:

4-6 hours total

Cost:

$50 Verified Certificate; Free to Audit


 

Get Beyond Work-Life Balance 


Do you ever struggle to manage work and the rest of your life? You are not alone. Men and women all over the world are trying to figure out the impossible work-life “balance” and instead achieve success in all parts of their lives. Join Catalyst experts to learn the importance of inclusive leadership in creating flexible—and productive—work environments. Through research and real-world examples from a variety of situations, you will learn strategies for managing workplace flexibility, and you will learn how you have the power as an individual, a team member, or a leader to make positive change.

Course:

Inclusive Leadership Training: Get Beyond Work-Life Balance

Enrollment:

Open Now!

Dates:

Self-Paced through February 6, 2018 

Effort:

4-6 hours total

Cost:

$50 Verified Certificate; Free to Audit

 

Instructors

 

Leading With Effective Communication


What does it take to inspire others, promote a novel idea, or even have a difficult conversation? How do you know that the message you are intending to send is what is being received? How can you position yourself as a leader through inclusive communication? Join Catalyst experts to explore this topic and the important role communication plays in inclusive leadership.

Course:

Inclusive Leadership Training: Leading With Effective Communication

Enrollment:

Open Now!

Dates:

Self-Paced through February 6, 2018

Effort:

6-8 hours total

Cost:

$50 Verified Certificate; Free to Audit

 

Instructors and Course Team

 

Made Possible By

Board Circle Donors
BMO Financial Group
Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Nationwide

President Circle Donors
Allstate Insurance Company
Colgate-Palmolive Company
Frontier Communications
Mary Beth Hogan
Juniper Networks
Sodexo
Ed and Stephanie Streeter
Texas Instruments
UPS