northeastern university seal
EXPLORE NORTHEASTERN

Communications & Digital Media

Communication is the key to maintaining strong relationships—in both your personal and professional life. Maintaining effective communications through multiple channels has never been more important. Regardless of the platform, business leaders need to understand how advances in digital media are shaping their industry. Here, we’ve provided relevant articles, tips, interviews, and how-to guides to help you apply these new strategies to your daily communications.

Curiosity is the Key to Professional Growth photo

July 10, 2019

Curiosity is the Key to Professional Growth

Gizem Weggemans, global head of the human resources and communication practice at Egon Zehnder, shares her tips for professional growth in the industry.

more
How One Alum’s Networking Strategy Paid Dividends photo

July 8, 2019

How One Alum's Networking Strategy Paid Dividends

Learn how Pablo Cateriano, Northeastern alum and Director of Strategy for a South American PR firm, leveraged his networking strategy to advance his career.

more
5 Strategies for Resolving Employee-Manager Conflict photo

March 27, 2018

5 Strategies for Resolving Employee-Manager Conflict

Conflict in the workplace is inevitable, and avoiding it is costly. Here are five strategies to help managers arrive at an effective resolution.

more
How to Improve Employee Engagement photo

March 20, 2018

How to Improve Employee Engagement

Dr. Jackie Shannon explains the importance of employee engagement and why it should be a company priority.

more
5 Tell-Tale Signs Your Brand Strategy Needs a Refresh photo

February 20, 2018

5 Tell-Tale Signs Your Brand Strategy Needs a Refresh

Every brand will date and fall out of style. The key is recognizing when it’s time for a change.

more
5 Personal Branding Tips That Can Help Boost Your Career photo

February 8, 2018

5 Personal Branding Tips That Can Help Boost Your Career

If you want to stand out in today’s competitive job market, you need a strong personal brand. Here’s how to get started.

more
Social Media Policy for the Enterprise: 7 Mistakes to Avoid photo

January 30, 2018

Social Media Policy for the Enterprise: 7 Mistakes to Avoid

If you want to harness the power of social media, policies are key. Here’s where some businesses go wrong.

more
The Importance of Cultivating Cultural Awareness at Work photo

January 18, 2018

The Importance of Cultivating Cultural Awareness at Work

What does it mean to be “culturally aware” and what impact does it have on the workplace? Dr. Patty Goodman of Northeastern’s Corporate and Organizational Communication program explains.

more
7 Crisis Communication Tips Every Organization Should Master photo

January 9, 2018

7 Crisis Communication Tips Every Organization Should Master

What steps should you take if a crisis occurs? Northeastern’s Dr. Ed Powers share his tips for how companies should respond.

more
Tips for Building a Career in Video Game Development and Design photo

December 18, 2017

Tips for Building a Career in Video Game Development and Design

Establishing a career as a video game designer or developer can be challenging. Here are some tips that can help you stand apart from other job applicants.

more