Catalyst's blog reflects the wide range of opinions, ideas, and experiences of Catalyst employees as well as industry leaders, experts, and academics committed to changing workplaces and lives around the world.






Gender, Race, and Ethnicity

#BlackHistoryMonth: Present-Day Heroes Are Role Models For My Daughter

February 1, 2021

My daughter’s school lacked resources, and lessons about Black history were relegated to one month of the year.

Gender, Race, and Ethnicity

Beware Performative Allyship: 3 Signs to Look For

January 25, 2021

Expressing solidarity isn’t enough. Here are a few things to watch out for.

Future of Work

Where Workplaces Are Heading in 2021

January 5, 2021

Changes to the workplace, says Catalyst's Lorraine Hariton, provide clear takeaways on what could lie ahead.


6 Surprising Takeaways From the MARC Summit

December 7, 2020

Catalyst’s first Men Advocating Real Change conference provided some stunning lessons—even for the organizer.

Remote Work

Is Remote Work Overrated?

November 12, 2020

As the pandemic drags on, some question the future of remote work. They’re missing the big picture.

Gender, Race, and Ethnicity

Stories of Latinas in the Workplace

November 2, 2020

Time to Redefine at the MARC Summit

October 20, 2020
Catalyst Honours

Progress Didn’t Pause: Highlights From Catalyst Honours 2020

October 13, 2020

Our fully virtual conference—in which we recognized exceptional role models for women’s advancement—was sold out, with 2,000 registrants.

Unconscious Bias

Manager’s Guide to Bias-Free Hiring

October 1, 2020

Develop a more diverse and inclusive team by following these 5 steps.

Gender, Race, and Ethnicity

Why Intersectionality Matters Even More in 2020

August 18, 2020

Race and gender are critical but not the whole story, explains Catalyst's Corin Ramos.

Gender Pay Gap

One Way to Tackle Systemic Racism: Tackle the Gender Pay Gap

August 10, 2020

4 steps every business needs to take.

Future of Work

This Expert Is Optimistic About the Post-Covid Workplace. Here’s Why.

August 6, 2020

Catalyst’s Lauren Pasquarella Daley explains her optimism, plus steps leaders can take toward a better future.


5 Ways Employee Resource Groups Are Helping During Covid-19

July 16, 2020

ERGs are an important way for colleagues to connect and support each other personally and professionally.

Gender, Race, and Ethnicity

“Everyone’s Scar Tissue Looks Different”: Discussing Racism at Work

July 7, 2020

Catalyst's Tahiana Abad explains why she is on guard-- and others in your office might be, too.


What Makes It Hard to Interrupt Sexism at Work?

July 2, 2020

New Catalyst research includes candid stories of men frustrated about their workplace climate.


Chevron’s Chief Diversity Officer: ‘The Majority Has the Power to Uncork the Pace of Change’

June 16, 2020

“Don’t underestimate the power of empathy,” says Lee Jourdan, Chevron’s Chief Diversity Officer.

Engaging Men

Why Don’t Men Challenge Workplace Sexism?

June 10, 2020

Catalyst's Negin Sattari discusses new research on what impacts men’s decisions to interrupt sexism at work—and how that plays out in a pandemic.

How Covid-19 Is Changing the Future of Work for Women (Video)

June 4, 2020

Learn about Catalyst’s new report, Covid-19: Women, Equity, and Inclusion in the Future of Work.

Gender, Race, and Ethnicity

Racism Is Suffocating All of Us

June 3, 2020

In the wake of the George Floyd protests, here are actions we can take so that all can breathe freely.

How to Make Flex Work Part of the Company DNA

May 14, 2020

Creating sustainable, long-term culture change has never been more important. These 4 resources on flexible work can help.