News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

Author: Convene Editors       

From smart career advice to job trends making headlines, Convene editors here bring you a roundup of what not to miss in the career arena.

For Women It’s Less Sleep, More Work

The annual ‘American Time Use Survey’ finds that employed men are working fewer hours and sleeping more. Can the same be said for women? Not so much. Read more at ABC News.

What You Do or Who You Are?

If your job is your identity, failure at work feels more about you as a person than about the role you fill at your organization. Here’s how — and why — you should disentangle “you” from your professional role. Read more at Harvard Business Review.

Sun, Surf, and Career Advancement

Here are four steps to take this summer to move your career forward. Read more at Forbes.

Helping Kids Cope With Business Travel

Road warriors who are also parents know the toll a heavy work-related travel schedule takes on a family. Here are five tips from Inc. to minimize the impact.