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.

‘OK Boomer’ Backlash

The Conversation looks at why using the phrase “OK boomer” at work is considered age discrimination — but all those disparaging comments about millennials aren’t.

Why You Need More Than a Good Resume

To get an interview, Forbes reports, a stellar resume isn’t enough. Here are five must-haves for job-seekers.

How Everyone Can Help Close the Gender Gap at Work

Even if you’re not a manager, you can help level the playing field for women in the workplace. Fast Company’s got 10 suggestions.

What’s the ‘Most Unexpected Workplace Trend Coming in 2020?’

Inc. says it’s the return of the liberal arts major — and it has something to do with AI.