Employee Resource Groups

Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) are voluntary, employee-led groups that foster a diverse, inclusive workplace aligned with organizational mission, values, goals, business practices, and objectives. Other benefits include the development of future leaders, increased employee engagement, and expanded marketplace reach.

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Covid-19

5 Ways Employee Resource Groups Are Helping During Covid-19

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

Employee Resource Groups

Webinar Recording: Driving LGBTQ+ Inclusion During the Disruption: The Strategic Advantage of ERGs

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Medtronic: Igniting Women to Lead Through the Medtronic Women’s Network (Case Study)

Leveraging their powerful internal women's network, Medtronic is growing the women in their leadership across the organization.

Top Resources

8 Most Popular Blog Posts of 2019

Catch up over the holidays with our recommendations for podcasts on inclusive leadership, books about women leaders, and more. Read…

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The Power and Purpose of Employee Resource Groups

Some key takeaways from Catalyst's ERLI conference series on employee resource groups (ERGS).

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What’s Next for Employee Resource Groups

Bank of America's Wil Lewis shares his view of employee networks and employee resource groups (ERGs) in shaping Bank of…

Employee Resource Groups

ERLI: Employee Resource Leadership Initiative

The Catalyst Employee Resource Leadership Initiative (ERLI) engages and connects Employee Resource Group leaders—for any demographic—across companies, industries, functions, and…

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Case Study: Eli Lilly and Company—Employee Journeys and People Strategy

Learn about Eli Lilly's honest, compelling initiative Employee Journeys and People Strategy.

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Case Study: Bank of America – Investing in Women

Learn about Bank of America's global initiative Investing in Women.

Inclusion

Webinar Recording: Think Global. Act Local. – Asia Pacific

This webinar will share tips and strategies used by top organizations to customize global programs to fit local needs. Read…

Inclusion

Webinar Recording: Think Global. Act Local.

This webinar shares tips and strategies used by top organizations to customize global programs to fit local needs.

Employee Resource Groups

Employee Resource Groups (ERGs): Ask Catalyst Express

Data and resources for building beneficial and effective Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) for employees and their organizations.

Employee Resource Groups

Webinar Recording: Building Impact Across Women’s ERGs

Listen to this webinar recording to hear strategies from innovators in leading organizations on how they are building their ERGs. Read…

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Case Study: Nationwide—Our Associates’ Success Drives Business Success

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Case Study: Rockwell Automation—The Culture of Inclusion Journey

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Case Study: 3M – I’m in. Accelerating Women’s Leadership

Employee Resource Groups

Webinar Recording: Employee Resource Groups: Building Alliances and Increasing Impact

The webinar discussed how ERGs can collaborate with men and women allies across levels and functions to increase inclusion and…

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Busting Myths About ERGs, One Resource At A Time

We asked ERLI’s lead architect, Candice Morgan, to share some key insights about common misperceptions ERG leaders often face, particularly…

Employee Resource Groups

Tool: ERLI: Empowering ERG Members to Become Agents of Change

This handout shares the importance of inclusive leadership to empower ERG members and galvanize support for diversity and inclusion. Read…

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Tool: ERLI: Show Me Some Support — Leveraging Inclusion to Build Bridges and Create Alliances

Determine how your ERGs can collaborate with men and women allies across levels and functions to increase inclusion and impact.…