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.

Preparing for a Job Interview: 8 Tips to Know photo

September 15, 2017

Preparing for a Job Interview: 8 Tips to Know

The job interview process is nerve-wracking already; ease the stress a little.

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6 Ways to Find a Job Using Social Media photo

September 8, 2017

6 Ways to Find a Job Using Social Media

Here’s how to use social media platforms, like Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook, to find your ideal job.

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How to Write a Cover Letter That Stands Out photo

September 1, 2017

How to Write a Cover Letter That Stands Out

Simply regurgitating your resumé won’t help you land the job you want.

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How to Properly Follow Up After an Interview photo

August 25, 2017

How to Properly Follow Up After an Interview

What you do after the job interview is just as crucial as what you say during it.

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How to Highlight Transferable Skills on Your Resumé photo

August 18, 2017

How to Highlight Transferable Skills on Your Resumé

Learn more about what transferable skills are and why should you be highlighting them on your resumé.

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7 Tips for Building Your Professional Network photo

August 11, 2017

7 Tips for Building Your Professional Network

Here’s how to build and maintain your professional network—and add value to your career.

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The Benefits of a Master’s Degree in Today’s Job Market photo

July 19, 2017

The Benefits of a Master’s Degree in Today’s Job Market

Earning a master’s degree comes with numerous benefits—including career advancement. Here are the top reasons to earn your degree.

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How to Boost Your Workplace Productivity photo

July 14, 2017

How to Boost Your Workplace Productivity

Improving your workplace productivity comes with several benefits—including less stress. Here’s how to get started.

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How To Add Experiential Education to Your Resume photo

July 12, 2017

How To Add Experiential Education to Your Resume

Northeastern’s experiential learning model can help enhance every part of your resumé—not just the education section. Here’s how.

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What’s the ROI of a Graduate Certificate? photo

May 24, 2017

What's the ROI of a Graduate Certificate?

Is earning a graduate certificate worth it? Learn more about the benefits of the advanced credential.

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