News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

Author: Convene Editors       

We get it, you’re busy. So, the Convene editors have curated the latest tips and trends in the world of work for you. Take a look at what caught our eye this past week.

Why Aren’t You at the Beach?

There are signs that Americans are taking more vacations. But the U.S., which The Washington Post notes ‘is not a great vacation nation,’ has a long way to go. Here’s what’s keeping Americans at their desks instead of enjoying the surf.

Too Experienced? Here are Resume Tips.

Looking for a job mid-career can be difficult. A career coach offers some frank truths to consider as well as ways to make your resume stand out. Read more at Ageist.

How to Battle Breadcrumbing

Just like ghosting before it, a dating trend — this time, breadcrumbing — is seeping into the workplace. Stylist shares how to recognize it in the office and what to do if it’s happening to you.

The Reasons Office Design Matters

Nearly 100 percent of workers say they do a better job if workspaces are designed to support their well-being, a study finds. Read more at HRDive.