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.







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.


Time to Redefine at the MARC Summit

October 20, 2020

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.


What Does Gender Partnership Look Like in Covid-19? (Video)

April 28, 2020

How Men Can Show Up as Gender Partners During Covid-19

April 21, 2020

Forget old roles. Here are four ways men can be partners in gender equity.


Reexamining Gender Partnership at Work During Covid-19

April 20, 2020

Now is the time to make meaningful change. Catalyst’s Alix Pollack and Ludo Gabriele explain.


5 Ways Every Man Can Challenge the Toxic Culture of Masculinity

February 5, 2020

Masculinity isn't toxic. The culture around masculinity is. Challenge these cultural constrictions and model what masculinity can be.

Engaging Men

4 Things I Learned About Engaging Men and Gender Equity

November 20, 2019

Catalyst's Ludo Gabriele spent a day listening to men discuss gender equity and gained some insights about the nature of allyship.

Engaging Men

Podcasts for Men Who Want to Be Gender Equity Champions

August 14, 2019

From discussions about evolving ideas of masculinity to advice for navigating work-life issues, these podcasts offer takeaways for men.


10 Reasons Every Company Should Offer Paid Paternity Leave

June 12, 2019

Not only do men want the option, but workplaces and organizations can benefit from giving it.


Build Teams on Cultural Contribution, Not Cultural Fit

May 3, 2019

Strategies for building awareness, participating effectively, and accelerating progress on gender balance.

2018’s Top Gender Equity Resources for Men

January 2, 2019

The Year's Topics, Trends, and Tips

Ten Things This Father of 3 Is Never Taking for Granted Again

December 18, 2018

As 2018 comes to a close, so too does my primary caregiver leave, a newly-extended benefit at my company that has given me the chance to think about what I may have previously taken for granted.

Men (and Women) Are Biased Against Women

December 13, 2018

It’s Hard to Admit


Privilege Checklist for Men: #Metoo and Personal Safety

October 17, 2018

How many of these "personal safety" precautions do you take in your every day life? What about the women in your life?


Steph Curry, the Father-Of-Daughters Effect, and Me

October 11, 2018

This is how you dad.


Benefits of Paternity Leave: Being There

September 19, 2018

They say as a parent, you never stop worrying.

The Death of the Business Suit Can’t Come Soon Enough

September 13, 2018

We straight businessmen have a problem: we all kind of act, look, and think alike.

Preparing for Labor Day: “Maternity Leave” Is Also for Dads

August 31, 2018

Let’s End the Stigma