Career Advice & Advancement

Every professional’s career path follows a unique trajectory, depending on a slew of factors: your background, education, interests, aspirations, experience, and more. Whether you want to advance in your current career or pursue a new one, we’ve gathered together some of the best career advice to help you reach your goals. Use these articles, tips, interviews, how-to guides, and other resources to reach the next step in your career.

8 Tips for Acing Your Next Virtual Interview photo

May 3, 2020

8 Tips for Acing Your Next Virtual Interview

Virtual or video interviews are convenient, but can present a unique set of challenges. Here are 8 tips to help you master your next video interview.

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9 Phone Interview Tips To Land Your Next Job photo

May 1, 2020

9 Phone Interview Tips To Land Your Next Job

Landing an in-person job interview might require an initial phone screen. Use these 9 tips to feel more confident about receiving a follow-up.

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Workplace Etiquette: 21 Dos and Don’ts of the Workplace photo

April 17, 2020

Workplace Etiquette: 21 Dos and Don'ts of the Workplace

Workplace etiquette is all about striking balance. Here are 21 dos and don’ts of the workplace that all professionals should know.

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How to Make the Most of Working from Home: 10 Tips for Success photo

April 1, 2020

How to Make the Most of Working from Home: 10 Tips for Success

Next time you work from home, try these tips for staying productive from Northeastern Graduate Programs.

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How to Craft an Impactful Data Analyst Resumé photo

March 10, 2020

How to Craft an Impactful Data Analyst Resumé

Learn how a well-crafted resumé can help set you apart when applying for a coveted data analytics role.

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How to Use Professional References to Your Advantage photo

February 25, 2020

How to Use Professional References to Your Advantage

Reference checks can make or break a job search. Here's how to choose the right professional references to ensure your resumé gets bumped to the top of the pile.

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7 Ways a Master’s Degree Can Help You Get Ahead photo

January 21, 2020

7 Ways a Master's Degree Can Help You Get Ahead

There are a variety of reasons why you might want to return to school for a master's degree. Here are seven ways that pursuing a graduate program can positively impact your career.

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Co-op vs. Internship: What’s the Difference? photo

November 6, 2019

Co-op vs. Internship: What’s the Difference?

Curious about the difference between a co-op vs. an internship? Explore key similarities and differences between these two types of hands-on learning.

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Collaborative Leadership: What It Is & Why It’s Important photo

October 16, 2019

Collaborative Leadership: What It Is & Why It’s Important

Uncover the ways collaborative leadership can positively impact an organization, then learn how to apply these skills to your workplace with a master’s degree in communications from Northeastern.

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Grad School or Work? How to Balance Both photo

September 16, 2019

Grad School or Work? How to Balance Both

Pursuing a master’s degree and working full-time doesn’t need to be an either/or scenario. Use these six tips to strategically balance both.

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