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News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

New research suggests the gender pay gap isn’t going away. That and other news in this week’s roundup of workplace advice and trends curated by the editors of Convene.

BY Convene Editors July 24, 2024

People on the Move

Your colleagues are on the move, find out who is going where.

BY Casey Gale July 24, 2024

Inside The Plastics Show’s Record Growth

How The Plastics Show attracted more than 51,000 attendees and set new benchmarks for international and exhibitor participation while addressing sustainability.

BY Jack Macleod July 24, 2024

Stress at Work: ‘Understand When Is Your Breaking Point’

Some common-sense advice for event professionals — who continue to land on most-stressful jobs lists.

BY Michelle Russell July 24, 2024

Measuring an Event’s Carbon Footprint — It’s All in the Details

Two sustainability experts have created a tool to accurately measure an event’s true carbon footprint. Here’s the level of detail required. 

BY Michelle Russell July 22, 2024

How Extreme Weather Is Impacting Events

As Earth’s average global temperature rises, the number of extreme weather events — including drenching rain, severe floods, and heat waves — is climbing, too. A new research report documents the effect of extreme weather on a full year of events of all kinds in Canada.

BY Barbara Palmer July 22, 2024

Event Planners Prioritize Cost Concerns, DEI Over Sustainability

Two recent surveys reveal a waning interest in sustainability initiatives among corporate event organizers, other event planners.

BY Michelle Russell July 22, 2024

Learnings From AIM Group International’s Sustainability Report

The professional congress organizer’s sustainability framework includes three pillars: environmental, social, and governance.

BY Casey Gale July 22, 2024

News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

Eleven productivity tips for lazy people — including the use of rubber bands. That and other advice in this week’s roundup of workplace news and trends curated by the editors of Convene.

BY Convene Editors July 17, 2024

People on the Move

Your colleagues are on the move, find out who is going where.

BY Casey Gale July 17, 2024

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