Catalyst In the News

  • Will 2015 see more women on corporate boards?

    This article about Canada's effort to bring in more women on corporate boards mentions the 2013 Catalyst Census: Financial Post 500 Women Board Directors and the Catalyst Accord. Alex Johnston, Executive Director, Catalyst Canada, is also quoted.

    Toronto Star, by Madhavi Acharya-Tom Yew

  • For the Sake of Women, We Need to Do Better in 2015

    Catalyst is highlighted as one of the leading organizations playing a key role by monitoring and measuring the progress of advancing gender parity on boards, in the executive ranks of Canadian companies, and on public boards.

    Huffington Post Canada, by Clare Beckton

  • Women's EDGE

    Catalyst's The Bottom Line: Corporate Performance and Women’s Representation on Boards is cited in this piece about a new global certification program, Economic Dividends for Gender Equality (EDGE), awarded to companies that are making the effort to recurit and value women workers.

    Reason, by Elizabeth Nolan Brown

  • How Many Indian Men Does It Take to Change a Workplace?

    Aarti Shyamsunder, PhD, Director, Research, reflects on a man's role in fostering gender equality around the world, particularly in India, and mentions Catalyst's Pipeline's Broken Promise and Engaging Men in Gender Initiatives, as well as MARC (Men Advocating Real Change).

    The Huffington Post India, by Aarti Shyamsunder

  • Want a corporate board seat in 2015? Here are 4 tips for making it happen — from the women who have done it

    Ilene H. Lang, Former President & CEO, Senior Advisor, and Honorary Director, is mentioned in this post that gives tips on how to secure a seat on a corporate board as a woman.

    Bizwomen, by Hilary Burns

  • 2014 for Women: The Good, the Bad, the Ridiculous

    2013 Catalyst Census: Fortune 500 Women Board Directors is cited in this piece that looks back at the year 2014 and how it went for women around the world.

    CityWatch, by Martha Burk

  • How Technology Can Break the Glass Ceiling in Accounting

    Catalyst's Women in Accounting is cited in this piece about how technology can break the glass ceiling in accounting.

    AccountingWEB, by Amy Vetter

  • The People Who Can Open More Career Doors Than You Ever Thought Possible

    This piece about the importance of a sponsor, as well as a mentor, in order to advance in the workplace quotes Heather Foust-Cummings, PhD, Vice President & Center Leader, Catalyst Research Center for Equity in Business Leadership, and mentions Catalyst's Fostering Sponsorship Success Among...

    TDS, by Jo Miller

  • From leader to stay-at-home mom to intern to leader again: Why three women left Bay Street — and why they went back

    Catalyst's Women and Men in Canadian Capital Markets: An Action Plan for Gender Diversity is cited in this article about the main reason why many women leave the workforce.

    Financial Post, by Cody Gault

  • Management lessons from Sony's gender pay gap

    Anna Beninger, Director, Research, is quoted and Catalyst's Pipeline's Broken Promise is mentioned in this piece about the gender pay gap revealed from the Sony hack.

    Fortune, by Daniel Roberts