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.

Study Finds Women Feel They Must Soften Work Communication

More than half of women in a new survey by Byte say they are “softening” their digital communication at work, a tendency, Fast Company reports, that increases as they rise in their careers.

How to Answer That Thorny Interview Question

You are going to get asked why you are leaving your current job. CNN Business shares answers that allow you to be honest without giving away too many details.

Should Every Conference Offer Child Care?

A Quartz at Work article argues that child care at events is fundamental to making the conference scene more diverse. What are the hurdles?

How to Get Unstuck

Forbes offers a three-step process to get out of a career funk and get moving.