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.

Instagram Stories as a Mentoring Tool

Women entrepreneurs are mentoring the next generation via Instagram Stories, answering questions ranging from how to master public speaking to how to store breast milk when on a business trip, Inc. reports.

So, Your Boss Doesn’t Like You?

There are some people you can avoid at work. Unfortunately, your boss isn’t among them. CNN offers tips on what to do if you and your boss don’t see eye to eye.

How Women Can Overcome Negotiation Challenges

A recent field study, reported in Harvard Business Review, identified three unique hurdles women face during negotiations — and offers tips on how to deal with them.

Managing the ‘Dark Side of Stress’ at Work

Vague wording in an email from the boss may turn out to be harmless. But it also can cause panic. How can you mitigate the distress response? Read more at Forbes.