Effective stakeholder management is an essential skill in the tech industry and beyond. In this blog post, we'll unravel the intricacies of stakeholder management in the tech sector—what it is, why it's crucial, and how to excel at it.
Upskilling and reskilling are essential strategies for both employees and employers to combat the impending skills shortage.
Soft skills encompass a spectrum of interpersonal, emotional, and social abilities that foster teamwork and innovation.
Bo Ren has had several pivots in her career, from customer support to product management to venture capital to banking. We asked her how she navigates her journey, especially as a woman of color in tech.
Does work from home effectively translate “out of sight, out of mind?” It doesn’t have to. Here are several ways to level up your career while working remotely.
The job search process is never easy. One of the most challenging parts of this process can be communicating with recruiters, especially over email. Every message seems filled with traps. Am I emailing too soon after applying? Do I sound too over-eager? What if I need a decision soon because
Welcome to Merit Office Hours! This March, we're commemorating Women's History Month by celebrating the amazing women in the Merit community. We chatted with mentor and Merit advocate Leslie Luo about the role of mentorship in her career. Leslie Luo is a Senior Product Designer who collaborates with teams to
January kicks off one of the most stressful times of year: performance review season. If it’s your first-ever performance review, you’re most likely pretty nervous. This may be your first time receiving direct feedback, and you may not be sure what to expect. If you’re a woman,
Three titles you’ll often see at tech companies are product manager, program manager, and product manager. All three titles sound very similar, and if you abbreviate them, they all shorten to “PM.” Because the three titles are so close, it’s easy to assume that they’re pretty much
One of the most common questions about tech careers is “How do I break into tech?” The answer to that question differs a lot depending on if you want to go into product, engineering, or design. If you want to break into the tech space but aren’t sure what