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.

LinkedIn Debuts Events Hub

LinkedIn is rolling out a new tool that lets people meet in the real world for networking and other face-to-face events. Tech Crunch has the story.

All-Female Flight Crew Takes Wing

Only five percent of U.S. pilots are women — a stat Delta wants to change. One step toward that goal came as an all-female flight crew took 120 female students to NASA. Read more at AOL.

Don’t Do This at a Meeting

A Forbes columnist argues that meetings are the key to career success. But to succeed you must never do these eight things.

Why Making Yourself Indispensable Keeps You From Advancing

The advice to make yourself indispensable as a way to reach career heights may be well meaning, but, Quartz at Work reports, it keeps you in the job you are so good at. Here’s how to avoid this trap.