Research

Catalyst research is the foundation of all our solutions for creating equitable workplaces. We examine today's work environments and employees' experiences in them. We track representation of women in corporate leadership and determine the root causes of gender gaps. We use fact-based, scientific methods—including longitudinal panels and large-scale field studies—to explore barriers and measure success. Whether you’re looking for numbers, ideas, or solutions, Catalyst has what you need. It’s why Catalyst is the most-trusted resource for knowledge on gender and inclusive leadership in the business.

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Inclusion

Overcoming Conversation Roadblocks (Infographic)

Do you fear saying the wrong thing? Not sure how to respond to coworkers' insensitive remarks? Here are common roadblocks to communication and how to overcome them.

Business Case

Infographic: The Ripple Effect: Educating Women Changes Lives

When girls and women are educated, they are able to contribute more to their families, businesses, and economy.

Business Case

Infographic: The Ripple Effect: Working Women Grow Economies

When women succeed, families, businesses, economies, and nations all succeed.

LGBTQ+

5 Ways to Create a Gender-Inclusive Workplace (Infographic)

Becoming an ally and an advocate for gender inclusion is simpler than you might think. Follow these steps.

Inclusion

Flip the Script: Disabilities (Infographic)

Rather than focus on a person's abilities, focus on creating connections and engaging with that person.

Top Resources

Pyramid: Women in S&P 500 Companies

Catalyst's famous pyramid depicts how the number of women in leadership positions shrinks as they climb the corporate ladder.

Gender, Race, and Ethnicity

Infographic: How and Why to Create an Empowering Workplace

Feelings of empowerment are key to creating a psychologically safe work environment where all employees can thrive.

Unconscious Bias

Infographic: How to Combat Unconscious Bias as a Leader in Your Organization

Leaders can be role models demonstrating how to thoughtfully change behavior to overcome unconscious bias.

Unconscious Bias

Infographic: How to Combat Unconscious Bias as an Individual

Find out how you can minimize your own unconscious bias in the workplace.

Unconscious Bias

Infographic: What is Unconscious Bias?

We all have unconscious biases. Learn more about how they work and how you can overcome them.

Board Diversity

Infographique: Accord Catalyst 2022

Les signataires de Catalyst Accord obtiennent des résultats mesurables dans leurs organisations.

Sexual Harassment

Infographique : Le harcèlement sexuel en milieu de travail — ce que les employés doivent savoir

Chaque employé a la responsabilité d’aider à créer un milieu de travail équitable, sécuritaire et respectueux.

Sexual Harassment

Infographique : Le harcèlement sexuel en milieu de travail — ce que les employeurs doivent savoir

Voici quelques astuces pour vous aider dans les étapes qui feront en sorte que votre milieu de travail devienne un lieu où règne une culture sans harcèlement sexuel.

Unconscious Bias

Infographique: Brisez le cycle

Éliminer les biais liés au genre dans les systèmes de gestion des talents.

LGBTQ+

Infographic: Flip the Script: Transgender in the Workplace – Actions

Find out how to act so transgender colleagues can feel safe being their authentic selves at work.

LGBTQ+

Infographic: LGBTQ+ Terms to Know

Make sure you use the right terms when you're talking to and about people from the LGBTQ+ community.

LGBTQ+

Infographic: Flip the Script: Transgender in the Workplace—Words

Learn how to communicate so transgender colleagues know they are valued members of their teams.

Inclusion

Infographic: Flip the Script: Respond With Heart, Not Harm, in Tough Conversations

Respond with heart by staying engaged when discussing difficult topics, which helps to work collaboratively across differences.

Inclusion

Infographic: Flip the Script: Create Connections, Not Conflict, in Tough Conversations

Create opportunities for connections by using words that invite different perspectives and help people feel heard and valued.

LGBTQ+

Infographic: Flip the Script: Sexual Orientation in the Workplace

Stop using these common words and focus on performance and outcomes instead.