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Industry Advice

When it comes to understanding your preferred industry of interest, it’s important to learn the trends and guidelines from current and former industry professionals. At Northeastern, faculty members regularly answer the question: How do I find industry advice? With real-world experience and expertise, Northeastern faculty members weave real-world experience into the classroom. Here, we’ve compiled advice, articles, and how-to-guides to help guide your path toward learning more about your industry.

The Top Counterterrorism Careers and the Skills You Need to Land Them photo

January 7, 2019

The Top Counterterrorism Careers and the Skills You Need to Land Them

Counterterrorism is a growing field with many career opportunities. Here’s a look at everything you need to know about the field to land your dream role.

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December 18, 2018

How to Become a Cybersecurity Analyst

Protecting our most precious data services requires someone with the right skills and abilities. Do you have the skills required for a career as a cybersecurity analyst?

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December 7, 2018

How an Online EdD in Organizational Leadership Can Advance Your Career

The workforce is changing, and current leadership leaves a lot to be desired. Be the change you’d like to see in the workplace by obtaining an online EdD in organizational leadership.

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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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