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.

Millennials Offer Job-Hunting Advice for Gen Z

With a new wave of job-seekers from Gen Z entering the workforce, Fast Company asks millennials to share their best career advice.

Salary Negotiation: A How-to for Women

When asking for a raise, The New York Times reports, women face unique challenges — from being viewed as “unlikable” for asking in the first place to a tendency to underestimate their professional value. Here are tips to move past those barriers and come prepared for a salary increase discussion.

What to Do If Your Job Is Consuming Your Life

Forbes offers 10 ways to set healthy boundaries at work so you are productive — and happy.

Should You Delete the Expletives?

Swearing at work can hurt your career and affect office culture. Read more at CNN Business about how using bad language — even in the most casual office conversations — can backfire.