Change Catalyst helps executives, people leaders, and individuals across organizations to build empathy and capacity for allyship. Our research-based training and consulting use behavioral science and organizational behavior change strategies to move people from learning to sustained action.

Allyship Training, Coaching & Speaking

Change Catalyst Founder Melinda Briana Epler has spoken on hundreds of stages and inspired millions of people in person and virtually through speaking, coaching and training. Interested in scheduling Change Catalyst CEO Melinda Briana Epler to speak at your event? Contact us.


Allyship Topics
How to Be an Ally
Leading With Empathy & Allyship for Investors
Leading With Empathy & Allyship for People Leaders
Activating Allies
Building Inclusive Teams
Leading With Empathy & Allyship for Executives

Learn From the Author of How To Be An Ally

How to be an ally book cover

How to Be an Ally—Available for order now! Through the power of allyship, each of us can create an equitable, innovative workplace where everyone feels safe, valued, and able to thrive. How to Be an Ally (McGraw-Hill) is a guide for us all to be better allies and advocates for each other: providing historical context and foundational diversity, equity, and inclusion concepts; the keys to doing no harm by understanding and overcoming biases and microaggressions; new scripts and background for standing up for what’s right and intervening when we see biases and microaggressions; and ways for us all to lead the change in our companies, industries, and society as a whole.


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The State of Allyship Report: The Key to Workplace Inclusion


We conducted a global study on perceptions of allyship, what people want and need from allies, and what companies are doing to build a culture of allyship. Take a look at our findings.

eLearning/On-Demand Courses


We’re working to turn our in-person training sessions into on-demand eLearning courses. New courses will be available in the late spring of 2023.

Watch Melinda’s TED Talk: 3 Ways to Be a Better Ally


View Change Catalyst Founder & CEO Melinda Briana Epler on stage at TED HQ discussing how anyone can be a great ally in the workplace.


Please share with anyone who might find it useful, have a team viewing and discussion, share it in your company’s internal blog or intranet. The more people out there with the tools to be a great ally, the better the world and our companies will be for everyone.


“How to Be an Ally: Actions You Can Take for a Stronger, Happier Workplace” is now available.Order Today!