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. The Hard Truth About Doing Easy Tasks First Knocking the simpler things off of your to-do list first can be tempting — and can also be a bad idea, according to a new study. Read more at Fast Company. Work-Life Balance in the Kitchen Michelin chefs are handing back their stars. What lessons does that offer for anyone seeking work-life balance? Read more at CNN. What Can You Learn From Google’s Top Productivity Trainer? Her advice, Inc. reports, may radically alter how you spend your day. Don’t Let Fear Hold You Back Forbes offers four tools to help you overcome trepidation so you can make that next career step.