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.

Parenting’s Impact on the American Woman’s Workweek

Working mothers are working more hours than ever, but the proportion of mothers in the workforce has stalled, according to a new report from the Institute for Women’s Policy Research. Read more at CityLab.

8 Predictions for how the Workforce Will Change in 2020

A panel of business leaders tell Inc. what shifts in the traditional workforce they see coming in the new decade.

Staying Focused While Juggling Multiple Tasks

If you have several ongoing projects — or if you’re on multiple teams — how can you manage your time, stress, and development? Harvard Business Review offers a few rules.

The Keys to Building Unshakable Career Confidence

Forbes provides advice on what to do if you imagine the job you have your eye on is out of your reach.