Career & Leadership

What will it take for you to create career that you want? Here are ways to develop leadership and cultivate other essential skills, plus hacks that can make a big impact on anyone's day-to-day work. And we look at ethics — how do your colleagues draw the line on everything from freebies to food waste?

Who’s in Charge of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion?

An HR services company found that diversity, equity, and inclusion is not anyone’s responsibility at 17 percent of nearly 400 companies it recently surveyed. PCMA EduCon Main Stage speaker Janet Stovall says it’s everyone’s responsibility — and business has the power to solve racial inequity.

BY Michelle Russell July 22, 2021

People on the Move

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

BY Casey Gale July 21, 2021

News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

Looking for ways to do your job better — or for the latest trends in the world of work? Here’s a roundup of career-related stories selected by the editors of Convene.

BY Convene Editors July 21, 2021

How Gender Equity Can Save Lives

Including women as inventors and scientific and technical collaborators isn’t just a nice idea, it has a direct effect on women’s health and safety. And conferences have a role to play.

BY Barbara Palmer July 19, 2021

News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

Looking for ways to do your job better — or for the latest trends in the world of work? Here’s a roundup of career-related stories selected by the editors of Convene.

BY Convene Editors July 15, 2021

People on the Move

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

BY Casey Gale July 15, 2021

Becoming a JEDI Warrior: The Four Bs of Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at Events

Justice is key everywhere, but is especially important in the event industry, Tanya Gibson of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America told the EduCon 2021 audience.

BY Casey Gale July 14, 2021

Writing a ‘Resilience Resume’

Reflecting on what we’ve overcome will help us see future possibilities, according to brain expert Sara Ross.

BY Barbara Palmer July 13, 2021

20 in Their Twenties at EduCon: Bree Nidds

Bree Nidds, CTA, vice president of sales, Discover Lehigh Valley in Allentown, Pennsylvania, shares what she’s looking forward to experiencing on site at PCMA EduCon.

BY Casey Gale July 8, 2021

News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

Looking for ways to do your job better — or for the latest trends in the world of work? Here’s a roundup of career-related stories selected by the editors of Convene.

BY Convene Editors July 8, 2021

People on the Move

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

BY Casey Gale July 8, 2021

20 in Their Twenties at EduCon: Byanca Ellul

Byanca Ellul, CMP, meeting services specialist for the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) in Chicago, shares what she’s looking forward to experiencing on site at PCMA EduCon.

BY Casey Gale July 7, 2021