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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March 29, 2021

What Is Security Studies?

Security studies go beyond protecting against threats to build more resilient communities.

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March 25, 2021

Agile vs. Scrum: What’s the Difference?

While Agile is a project management philosophy, Scrum is a specific Agile methodology used to facilitate a project. Here, we explore the difference.

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March 23, 2021

Choosing the Best Biotechnology Master's Program

Choosing a master’s degree program is no easy task. Consider the following factors when choosing the best biotechnology master’s program for you. 

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March 18, 2021

What Is Disaster Preparedness?

Before disaster strikes, disaster preparedness professionals are hard at work planning recovery efforts.

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March 17, 2021

What Can You Do With a Computer Science Degree?

Computer science is pervasive in all industries, and the career possibilities for advanced degree holders are endless. Here’s what you can do with your degree.

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March 15, 2021

What Can You Do with a Pharmacology Degree?

Explore all the exciting applications of a master’s in pharmacology.

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March 9, 2021

Earning a Bioinformatics Degree: Career Outlook and Job Prospects

Learn how a bioinformatics degree can prepare you for a role that emphasizes programming, analyzing, and visualizing biological data in pharma, biotech, conservation, and other industries.

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March 5, 2021

The Influential Role of a Chief Regulatory Officer

Learn about the responsibilities of a chief regulatory officer and the skills required to succeed in this influential role.

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March 4, 2021

Top 8 Skills for Success in a Biomedical Science Career

Learn about the biomedical science skills that will help you pursue or advance a successful career in pharma, biotech, or academia.

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March 2, 2021

Pharmacology vs. Pharmacy: What's the Difference?

Pharmacy and pharmacology may sound similar, but each term describes a unique industry. Learn more about the careers and skills associated with each.

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