Articles By Merideth Levinson

4 reasons we procrastinate despite knowing better

4 reasons we procrastinate despite knowing better

Everyone knows the fundamental reason why we procrastinate: We lack self-discipline. We simply don't want to do the work we...

February 23rd, 2012 Merideth Levinson
Project management salaries show growth, career potential

Project management salaries show growth, career potential

Project management may not be the most exciting job in IT these days, especially when most of the talk about...

February 9th, 2012 Merideth Levinson
Time management: Six ways to improve your productivity

Time management: Six ways to improve your productivity

If you resolved earlier this month to work smarter, stop procrastinating and be more productive, your best intentions may have...

January 26th, 2012 Merideth Levinson
10 hot IT jobs for managers and executives in 2012

10 hot IT jobs for managers and executives in 2012

If you had to pick two words to describe how the market for management- and executive- level IT jobs is...

December 15th, 2011 Merideth Levinson
Six hot IT jobs that will pay well in 2012

Six hot IT jobs that will pay well in 2012

Despite ominous predictions about how cloud computing will eviscerate IT departments, 2012 is shaping up to be a great year...

December 7th, 2011 Merideth Levinson
How to tame a bad boss: Eight practical techniques

How to tame a bad boss: Eight practical techniques

If you're one of the many unfortunate souls who reports to a bad boss, you may think your only options...

December 7th, 2011 Merideth Levinson
CIO role: Is IT facing a leadership crisis?

CIO role: Is IT facing a leadership crisis?

David Reynolds wants to be a CIO, and the 35-year-old systems manager for the Rhode Island Blood Center may well...

November 1st, 2011 Merideth Levinson
How to conduct a job hunt: What you need to know today

How to conduct a job hunt: What you need to know today

When IT Director Henry Hirschel started his job search in June 2011, his first move wasn't to hit a job...

September 29th, 2011 Merideth Levinson
How writing a book can boost your IT career and income

How writing a book can boost your IT career and income

Jason Alba always wanted to write a book. When he started his own business, a service for job seekers called...

August 25th, 2011 Merideth Levinson
7 ways job seekers self-destruct

7 ways job seekers self-destruct

The IT job market is improving, and CIOs are once again looking to hire permanent, full-time IT staff. But because...

July 14th, 2011 Merideth Levinson