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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.

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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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September 21, 2018

How to Write a Strong Biotechnology Resumé

What do recruiters expect in a good biotechnology resumé? Follow these tips to stand out to industry hiring managers and land your next role.

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September 20, 2018

Overcoming Cultural Barriers in Healthcare

Northeastern's experts discuss the role of race, culture, and ethnicity in healthcare, and how you can play a role in combating pervasive global health inequities.

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September 13, 2018

Blockchain and Food Safety: How Technology Can Increase Transparency, Reduce Risk, and Save Lives

Blockchain has the potential to transform the food safety industry. Find out how the technology will help increase transparency, reduce risk, & save lives.

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September 11, 2018

The Role You Can Play in Addressing Global Health Inequalities

A master’s in public health can prepare you to address theses social inequalities that impact health.

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September 6, 2018

Working in Industry vs Academia: Which is Right For You?

For scientists, one of the biggest career decisions is choosing between working in industry and academia. Here are 8 major differences to consider when deciding which path is right for you.

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September 4, 2018

Essential Components of an Effective Digital Health Initiative for Acute and Primary Care Settings

Digital health has the potential to transform the healthcare industry, creating more efficient processes and better health outcomes for patients. Here are the critical components of effective digital health initiatives for primary and acute care settings.

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August 30, 2018

The Four Most In-Demand Finance Jobs of 2018

A master of science in finance can open the door to exciting finance careers, as well as attractive salary potential and employment growth.

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