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?

Keeping the Future Human Against Technology’s Onslaught

We can’t stop technology, author Douglas Rushkoff says, but in our rush to develop AI, we’re in danger of leaving behind the values we prize most as a society. Events have a role to play in addressing that.

BY Barbara Palmer July 31, 2019

How the World’s Best Restaurant Completed its Renovation

As an episode in the “7 Days Out” Netflix documentary series showed, sometimes the most complicated projects rely on a simple tool for success.

BY Michelle Russell July 31, 2019

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 29, 2019

Grape Skins, the Faulty Bra Assumption, and WTF: A Guide to Critical Thinking

The founder of a foundation to promote critical thinking shares three tips on how to make it a regular practice. 

BY Michelle Russell July 29, 2019

People on the Move

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

BY Casey Gale July 28, 2019

Start Your Day With This Simple Routine

Most of us check our phones as soon as our eyes open. Here’s a better alternative to that routine — and some advice for a less stressful afternoon and evening, too.

BY David McMillin July 26, 2019

Can’t Bring Your Full Self to Work? Start by Acknowledging Your Own Emotions

The co-author of the Wall Street Journal bestseller No Hard Feelings shared with Convene how you can make even the most formal, buttoned-up workplaces more open to expressing emotions.

BY Michelle Russell July 24, 2019

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 23, 2019

People on the Move

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

BY Casey Gale July 23, 2019

People on the Move

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

BY Casey Gale July 18, 2019

Kirsten Olean Named Director of Meetings for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

The secretary-treasurer on the PCMA Board of Directors will assume her new role in mid-August after five years at the American Society for Microbiology.

BY Convene Editors July 16, 2019

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, 2019