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Women in Management: Quick Take

Statistical overview of women in senior management and leadership positions around the world.

Advancing Your Own Career

9 Must-Read Books for Women Leaders

Here are my picks for books that help women become more authentic, effective leaders.


What Is Gender? A Tool to Understand Gender Identity

How companies and employees can prepare for a gender non-binary workplace.

Unconscious Bias

Webinar Recording: Eliminating the Double Bind

Catalyst's Kimberly Doyle reviews three predicaments that put women in a “double bind,” and how to eliminate them.


How I Learned to Excel in a Male-Dominated Workplace

Sodexo's Melinda Gorgenyi details her rise to the top in the field of facilities management.

Culture Change

More Women in Leadership: How, Why, and When

Why has it taken so long to diversify senior leadership?  Why is this an opportune moment to make change in…

Advancing Your Own Career

5 Inspiring Podcasts for Women Leaders

Check out these stand-out podcasts hosted by women, including women of color, and featuring inspiring women leaders as guests. Read…

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7 Crucial Career Lessons From Mothers

Catalyst staff share lessons learned from mothers and grandmothers that they've taken to heart.

Manager Development

Microlearning: Knowledge Bursts

Microburst learnings quickly upskill middle managers on inclusive behaviors to support change.


MARC Networks

MARC Networks is a peer-coaching solution for supporting diversity champions and collaboration among individuals committed to inclusion.

Advancing Your Own Career

Webinar Recording: Take Charge of Your Career—7 Tips to Negotiate Your Role

Join this webinar to hear tips on how you can negotiate your way to a more challenging and satisfying role. …

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My Career Toolkit: Entrepreneurship and Business Grants

Are you ready to embark on your own business venture?

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My Career Toolkit: Getting On a Corporate Board

Take advantage of learning and networking opportunities that may land you a seat on a corporate board.

Advancing Your Own Career

My Career Toolkit: Legal Issues

Do you know your rights in the workplace and beyond?

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My Career Toolkit: Work-Life Effectiveness

Find resources for flexible work arrangements and health and family issues.

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My Career Toolkit: Professional Associations and Networking Groups

Find a community of like-minded professionals that celebrates diversity and inclusion.

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My Career Toolkit: Pay Equity and Finance

Find resources to help you with pay equity, salary negotiation, and personal finances.

Advancing Your Own Career

My Career Toolkit: Career Advancement

Cultivate your career skills through training programs, coaching, counseling, and mentoring.

Advancing Your Own Career

My Career Toolkit: Job Search

Find an inclusive workplace with this list of resources.

Advancing Your Own Career

My Career Toolkit: Education and Scholarships

Launch (or advance) your career by gaining an education and securing financial aid.