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 November 7, 2019

People on the Move

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

BY Casey Gale November 6, 2019

5 Ways for Event Organizers to Think Like Startups

We live in an era of unicorns (early-stage companies with a market cap valued at $1 billion-plus), and a time when business entrepreneurs are touted in Fast Company and Wired as our economy’s future. How can event organizers ride the wave of the exciting and lucrative startup world?

BY Don Neal November 3, 2019

Can Events Help Solve the Global Food Crisis?

To safeguard the planet and feed a growing population, the world’s food systems will need to drastically change. The business events industry has an opportunity to lead by example, and here’s how some organizations and venues are doing just that.

BY Barbara Palmer November 1, 2019

PCMA Convening Leaders’ Content Studios Return in 2020

At PCMA Convening Leaders 2020 in San Francisco, the popular immersive content studios will cover eight topics ranging from audience-acquisition strategies to what’s trending now. Three speakers tell us what to expect in their sessions.

BY Cristi Kempf November 1, 2019

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 October 31, 2019

People on the Move

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

BY Casey Gale October 31, 2019

Tony Lorenz to Leave PRA

The business events leader is handing over the reins of PRA to COO, Mike Fiber, and he’s doing something he hasn’t done in more than 25 years: taking a break.

BY David McMillin October 28, 2019

Using Influencer Marketing to Drive Attendance

As influencer marketing grows, the events industry will get more comfortable with it and use it more regularly to attract new audiences, says an internet marketing specialist.

BY Cristi Kempf October 24, 2019

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 October 22, 2019

People on the Move

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

BY Casey Gale October 21, 2019

Getting Someone to Make the Decision You Want — in Less Time

International business expert David Meade offers insights to help you get your team members, your leaders, and your customers to say ‘yes’ faster.

BY David McMillin October 16, 2019