Articles By Merideth Levinson

How to network: More tips for shy people

How to network: More tips for shy people

If you're shy, you might think you're no good at networking. After all, the crowds, small talk and forced merriment...

March 23rd, 2011 Merideth Levinson
How to network: 7 ways to give, not just receive

How to network: 7 ways to give, not just receive

One of the reasons you may not like to network is because, in asking others for help with a job...

October 28th, 2010 Merideth Levinson
Hottest jobs and skills in cloud, mobile apps

Hottest jobs and skills in cloud, mobile apps

Want to lock in some job security in IT over the next five years? Then make sure you're poised to...

October 14th, 2010 Merideth Levinson
IT jobs: Foreign workers need not apply

IT jobs: Foreign workers need not apply

Daniel Rego got up early on April 8, 2010, donned his best suit, and printed copies of his résumé, headlined...

September 30th, 2010 Merideth Levinson
IT career guide: Advice for IT professionals

IT career guide: Advice for IT professionals

Is an IT career a good idea right now?Depending upon whom you ask, it's both the best of times and...

September 23rd, 2010 Merideth Levinson
10 communication mistakes CIOs still make

10 communication mistakes CIOs still make

For years, CIOs have been fighting the stereotype that they're weak communicators, unable to speak the language of business or...

July 20th, 2010 Merideth Levinson
Assumptions about contacts can hinder a job search

Assumptions about contacts can hinder a job search

Everyone knows that networking is the most effective way to land a new job, but not everyone uses their network...

April 28th, 2010 Merideth Levinson
IT careers: Can you survive unemployment?

IT careers: Can you survive unemployment?

George Moraetes, an information security executive, hasn't been able to find a steady job in two years. As a result,...

March 25th, 2010 Merideth Levinson
The new normal for employment: A con job

The new normal for employment: A con job

The New Normal. I'm sure you've heard this expression. It's used by many people to describe the way the recession...

March 18th, 2010 Merideth Levinson
Develop a personal brand for your job search

Develop a personal brand for your job search

For 25 years, Kim Seltzer always had a job. But Seltzer's long tenure ended last spring, when she was laid...

February 24th, 2010 Merideth Levinson