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.

Who Is Being Left Out of Inclusion Initiatives?

Companies and organizations say they are committed to diversity and inclusion for their workforces — but a new study shows how efforts are failing for many black and Hispanic women. Read more at HR Dive.

How to Combat Ageism in a Job Interview

Harvard Business Review offers five ways to help make age a nonissue when interviewing for a new job.

Only One Woman on List of 100 ‘Most Innovative Leaders’

Forbes tweets that it ‘blew it’ as its list of the 100 most innovative CEOs features 99 men — which sparked a backlash. Read more at The Washington Post.

Can Talking About Your Goals Make Them More Achievable?

New research finds that telling the right people about your intentions makes it more likely you will carry them out. Read more at Inc.

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