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.

Does Your Job Have Meaning?

Steelcase 360 explores the reasons why we’re searching for purpose at work in a Q&A with TED WorkLife podcast host Adam Grant, who also talks about building trust.

Early Onset Ageism?

A new study reveals some surprises about ageism in the workplace, including that most people notice it before their 45th birthday, Quartz reports.

Washington Bans Obesity Discrimination

The Washington Supreme Court has ruled that it’s illegal to refuse to hire an obese person who is otherwise qualified for a job. Will other states follow? Read more at HRDive.

Moms Who Travel For Work Share Their Secrets

Condé Nast Traveler talks to women who travel often for work and have kids at home about tools and tricks to make that manageable and — for some — enjoyable.