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Catalyst Honours

2023 Catalyst Honours Champions Announced (Media Release)

Catalyst will recognize its new Champions at the 2023 Catalyst Honours Conference & Dinner on 15 November.

Race, Ethnicity, and Culture

Catalyst Statement on US Supreme Court Decision on Affirmative Action

Ending race-conscious affirmative action in college admissions will shrink the diverse talent pool for hiring, advancement, and leadership in workplaces.

Catalyst now credentialed by SHRM for professional development credits (Media Release)

Catalyst is now a Recertification Provider with SHRM, the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management.

Race, Ethnicity, and Culture

Senior Leaders Must Step Up to Combat Racism (Media Release)

Catalyst research shows that half of women from marginalized racial and ethnic groups have experienced racism at work.

Inclusive Leadership

How to Support Employees in Times of Crisis

What’s happening in the world affects how we show up in the workplace. Catalyst has resources to help.

Catalyst Award Winner

Announcing the 2023 Catalyst Award Winners (Media Release)

The Hartford and UPMC are recognized for their commitment to advancing women and equity.

CEO Champions For Change Advance Equity (Media Release)

Report shows Champions For Change companies outpace peers on representation and tracking pay equity.

Frontline Employees Initiative

Lorraine Hariton's 2023 Letter to CEOs

Catalyst President and CEO Lorraine Hariton challenges CEOs to reimagine work in 2023 to make greater strides toward equity and inclusion.

Two Out of Three Women Say Their Manager Is Not Adaptable (Media Release)

New Catalyst research shows that leader adaptability is key to retaining employees amid changing work landscape and uncertainty.

Emotional Tax

Majority of Employees from Marginalized Racial and Ethnic Groups Experience Emotional Tax in Five Countries (Media Release)

Catalyst research shows 61% of employees of color experience being on guard to protect against race, ethnicity, or gender bias.

Inclusive Leadership

Nearly 1 in 3 Employees Is Considering Leaving Their Org Over Response to Roe (Media Release)

New research reveals that employees want their organizations to take action on abortion access.

Catalyst to host Real Change with MARC September 14–16, 2022

New York, New York, August 16, 2022 — The role of men in diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) has grown…

Statement on US Supreme Court Decision Overturning Roe v. Wade

Access to reproductive healthcare is critical for people’s ability to thrive in the workplace.

Race, Ethnicity, and Culture

Employees Say Racial Equity Policies Are Not Genuine (Media Release)

New Catalyst research shows that many employees feel their organizations’ Covid-19 and racial equity policies are not genuine.

Inclusive Leadership

Four Canadian Business Leaders Named 2022 Catalyst Honours Champions

The four Catalyst Honours Champions, role models for inclusive leadership, will be recognized in November.


Humanitarian Crisis in Ukraine

A message from Catalyst CEO Lorraine Hariton about the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine.

Inclusive Communications

Only 31% of Employees Experience Inclusive Teams (Media Release)

Catalyst’s study found three specific inclusive team norms that boost success across a diverse set of populations and industries.

Organizational Culture Change

2022 Catalyst Award Winners (Media Release)

Boston Scientific, Enbridge, and Parexel honored for their commitment to improve gender representation across ranks and promote women to leadership.

blue number 60 and Catalyst logo with photo of Lorraine Hariton

60th Anniversary Letter from CEO Lorraine Hariton

Lorraine Hariton challenges corporate leaders to reimagine work in 2022 to make greater strides toward equity and inclusion.

Inclusive Leadership

Catalyst CEO Champions For Change Advance Women (Media Release)

Catalyst CEO Champions For Change doubled down on DEI in the midst of a global pandemic and turbulent economy.