News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

Author: Convene Editors       

We get it, you’re busy. So, the Convene editors have curated the latest tips and trends in the world of work for you. Take a look at what caught our eye this past week.

Five Ways to Make Sure Your Event Is Diverse and Inclusive

You won’t get diversity just by promoting it, Betsy Cooper of the Aspen Tech Policy Hub writes in Fast Company. She shares five steps you can take to ensure your speaker lineup is diverse and inclusive.

How Rude

What’s the upside to dealing with rude people at work? Find out at Quartz at Work.

The Secrets to Running a Successful Virtual Meeting

Virtual meetings are often painful, with most participants tuned out and checking email. Inc. offers seven ways to fix that.

When to Walk Away

A Forbes Coaches Council post shares the 13 signs that your workplace is toxic enough to seriously consider quitting.