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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 Future of Disaster Preparedness: How Big Events Create Big Job Opportunities photo

March 20, 2019

The Future of Disaster Preparedness: How Big Events Create Big Job Opportunities

Dan Murphy, adjunct professor for Northeastern’s Homeland Security and Strategic Intelligence programs, shares his take on the future of disaster preparedness and how aspiring homeland security professionals can prepare.  

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March 12, 2019

Three Essential Elements of Educational Leadership

Getting a doctorate in educational leadership is a big step. Here’s how this degree changes student lives—and the world.

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Leadership Styles: The 5 Most Common & How to Find Your Own photo

March 7, 2019

Leadership Styles: The 5 Most Common & How to Find Your Own

Rita Balian Allen, Boston Women’s Business Journal’s "Top Ten Executive Coaches", explores common leadership styles and shares how to craft your own.

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March 6, 2019

How Much Does a Project Manager Make?

Learn more about how much an advanced project management degree and other factors can increase your salary.

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Natural Disaster Mitigation: 4 Ways to Reduce Vulnerability and Prepare Your Community photo

March 5, 2019

Natural Disaster Mitigation: 4 Ways to Reduce Vulnerability and Prepare Your Community

You can never be too prepared. Get the facts about what it takes to reduce risk with a comprehensive natural disaster mitigation plan.

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February 21, 2019

The Future of Emergency Management: Trends to Watch

Explore three emerging trends in emergency management and learn how you can prepare.

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3 Ways Great Leaders Put People at the Center of their Organizations photo

February 19, 2019

3 Ways Great Leaders Put People at the Center of their Organizations

Mary Ludden, faculty director for Northeastern's Project Management and Leadership programs, discusses three ways leaders can bolster their organizations by putting their people first.

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Homeland Security Professionals: What Do They Do? photo

February 13, 2019

Homeland Security Professionals: What Do They Do?

Find out what homeland security professionals do and the skills you need to advance in the field.

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How Managers Can Help to Overcome Discrimination in the Workplace photo

February 6, 2019

How Managers Can Help to Overcome Discrimination in the Workplace

Leadership plays an important role in helping organizations improve diversity. Here's how.

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What Does a Project Manager Do? | Roles and Responsibilities photo

February 4, 2019

What Does a Project Manager Do? | Roles and Responsibilities

Project managers hold numerous responsibilities that help shape the trajectory of an organization. Learn more about the typical day of a project manager.

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