Lifestyle

Reversing Burnout

Elite athletes manage their energy to reach their performance goals. A workplace strategist outlines how you can put that idea into practice to enhance your own career.

May 24, 2017

Taking Aim at Empathy

Why psychologist Paul Bloom thinks our emotional natures have been oversold, and how too much of a good thing can steer us wrong.

BY Michelle Russell May 1, 2017

Do These 4 Things To Be More Creative

Everyone has the potential to be creative — and there are key things you can do to enhance your own creativity.

BY Barbara Palmer April 25, 2017

How to Not Get Sick on the Road

Germs travel, just like you. Here are some ways to reduce your risk of getting sick on the road.

BY Michelle Russell April 3, 2017

How One Annual Meeting Session Shook up the Panel Format

At IAPCO’s Annual Meeting in Dubai in February, panel participants — and attendees — had to think on their feet.

BY Michelle Russell March 23, 2017

Could Design Thinking Have Saved the Oscars?

There was a simple fix to the flub of the century, suggests one producer.

BY Barbara Palmer March 22, 2017

Social Graces: What to Share (and Not Share) on Social Media

What you need to know to maintain a professional presence online.

BY Convene Editors March 1, 2017

The Power of Social Capital

Building relationships, both online and in person, is more critical than ever to career growth. So how can event professionals foster those meaningful connections among their attendees ?

BY Corin Hirsch February 28, 2017

How to Jump-Start Networking

What can urban planners teach meeting planners about creating environments that support conversation?

BY Barbara Palmer February 15, 2017

How Meetings Can Bridge the Divide

We need a new set of arguments to reach across the political divide. Can meetings provide a neutral common ground to bring people together?

BY Michelle Russell January 31, 2017

Behind the Scenes: What Will the Trump Administration Mean for Meetings?

Convene talked to two industry veterans about what the incoming administration might mean for meetings and events — and got two different views.

BY Michelle Russell January 3, 2017

7 Minute Fitness Challenge

With this app, there’s no excuse anymore for not exercising on the road.

BY Convene Editors January 3, 2017