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?

News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

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.

BY Convene Editors April 15, 2021

People on the Move

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

BY Casey Gale April 15, 2021

News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

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.

BY Convene Editors April 8, 2021

People on the Move

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

BY Casey Gale April 8, 2021

Top 10 States for Working From Home

Millions of people have been working from home as a result of the pandemic, and WFH may be permanent for many. Which states offer optimal remote work conditions? WalletHub crunched some numbers.

BY Curt Wagner April 8, 2021

5 Ways to Shake up Your Next Panel, According to an Expert Moderator

Kristin Arnold’s new book has more than 120 ways to make online and in-person panel sessions more compelling. We’re sharing one simple approach, which has five different variations.

BY Michelle Russell April 2, 2021

Virtually There: Connecting Digital Event Attendees to Physical Places

These digital gatherings connect participants to the physical world, transporting them to real places and engaging their senses and emotions.

BY Convene Editors March 31, 2021

‘Never Accept a Ceiling That Someone Else Might Create for You’

After 30 years in the travel and meetings industry, Elliott Ferguson, president and CEO of Destination DC and a PCMA Groundbreaker, is carving a path for a new generation of leaders to follow.

BY Jennifer N. Dienst March 30, 2021

The Why and How of Making Eye Contact With a Digital Audience

Seeing eye-to-eye isn’t just a saying, it’s how humans build trust and connections — which can be tricky when presenting onscreen. Simple solutions like placing visual cues around your computer camera can help presenters create the illusion of eye contact with viewers, according learning expert Will Thalheimer.

BY Casey Gale March 26, 2021

People on the Move

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

BY Casey Gale March 25, 2021

News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

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.

BY Convene Editors March 25, 2021

Teambuilding for Remote Staff

One way to keep remote workers connected to each other? Virtual teambuilding activities. Here’s how a booking platform for in-person tours pivoted to provide just that. 

BY Jennifer N. Dienst March 24, 2021