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11 Data Science Careers Shaping Our Future photo

November 23, 2018

11 Data Science Careers Shaping Our Future

Data science careers are in high demand, but there's a shortage of qualified professionals. Explore the jobs leading the industry and learn how you can break into the field.

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November 15, 2018

How to Break into a Career as an Ethical Hacker

The demand for ethical hackers—the front line of defense in cybersecurity—is at an all-time high. Find out how you can get started in a career that pays you to think like the bad guy while playing the company hero.

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November 14, 2018

Emerging Trends in Cybersecurity

The rise in cyber attacks means skilled professionals are needed now more than ever. Here’s a look at what’s driving the field today.

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October 30, 2018

The Data Behind Halloween

Halloween is rich in data. What can Halloween data and statistics tell us about our consumer behavior and economic landscape in 2018?

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October 16, 2018

Yes, a Cybersecurity Degree is Worth It. Here’s Why.

Cybersecurity is a hot field with a severe talent shortage—and one of the most enticing fields to grow a career. Here's why a degree is important to advancing your career in the field.

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October 4, 2018

Cybersecurity Careers: How to be Successful in a Growing Field

Here’s what you can do now to increase your marketability in the growing job market and build a successful career in cybersecurity.

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October 2, 2018

What Are the Top-Paying Cybersecurity Careers?

Public and private organizations face a growing number of threats from cyberattacks. Explore the top paying cybersecurity careers & the skills you need to land the job you want.

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October 1, 2018

What Does A Biotechnologist Do?

Jared Auclair, Northeastern University’s director of Executive Training and Biotechnology Programs, discusses the roles and responsibilities of biotechnologists.

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September 28, 2018

How to Become a Process Development Scientist

Jared Auclair, Northeastern University's director of Executive Training and Biotechnology Programs, shares his advice on pursuing a career as a process development scientist. 

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September 27, 2018

Three Emerging Trends Creating New Public Health Careers

The field of public health is expansive and the number of new opportunities is growing. Here’s a look at the three major trends spawning new careers.

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