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?

Acquisition Aims to Give DMCs a Bigger Voice in Business Events

Global destination management company AlliedPRA was just acquired by a private equity firm. AlliedPRA CEO Tony Lorenz shares what that means for the company — and the DMC sector overall.

BY Michelle Russell August 10, 2017

Why We Need More Female and Minority Conference Speakers

If you aren’t scheduling diverse speakers at your events, the odds are you’re not delivering the best content, according to Katie Orenstein, founder of The Op-Ed Project.

August 8, 2017

The Five C’s of Working with Millennials

Millennials grew up in participatory learning environments — and thrive in collaborative work environments.

BY Casey Gale August 8, 2017

People On The Move

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

August 7, 2017

Nurturing Young Professionals at Events

How two major business events with cachet — TED and C2 Montréal — engage young professionals before, during, and after their on-site programs.

BY Michelle Russell August 4, 2017

People On The Move

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

July 31, 2017

Home Runs and Base Hits

Growing our events in a rapidly changing world.

BY Deborah Sexton July 31, 2017

The 90-Minute Rule for Peak Performance

‘Great performers characteristically focus for periods of no longer than 90 minutes, and then take breaks to rest, renew, and refuel,’ according to Betsy Harbison, The Energy Project’s director of marketing.

BY Convene Editors July 31, 2017

How Will the EFPIA Disclosure Code Change Medical Meetings?

Next year, European medical-technology companies will be prohibited from directly sponsoring physicians to attend medical conferences. How will the events industry ensure that this doesn’t lead to a decline in attendance?

BY Casey Gale July 31, 2017

People On The Move

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

July 24, 2017

Hug Your Haters, and Other Digital Ways to Grow Attendance

Ten things to keep in mind in your efforts to attract participants to your events.

BY Michelle Russell July 20, 2017

People On The Move

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

July 18, 2017

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