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.

How Setting Better Boundaries at Work Pays off

The Harvard Business Review offers ways to protect your work time by doing a better job of setting boundaries — including for meetings that can go on for far too long.

What’s Holding You Back?

Some not-so-obvious mental habits can derail your success, Inc. reports. Here’s a look at eight of them.

Making the Switch to ‘Work-Life Integration’

As more workers concede that work-life balance is unattainable, the idea of work-life integration is taking hold and may have special resonance for working mothers. Forbes has the story.

Be a Better Remote Worker

Working remotely requires good time management, of course. But here, according to Fast Company, are nine other things you must do to be productive when you don’t occupy the same physical space as your team and boss.