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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 17, 2019

Information Security Analysts: Who They Are & What They Do

Learn more about information security analysts, including what they do, how much they earn, and the skills required to succeed in the role.

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October 16, 2019

Collaborative Leadership: What It Is & Why It’s Important

Uncover the ways collaborative leadership can positively impact an organization, then learn how to apply these skills to your workplace with a master’s degree in communications from Northeastern.

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October 15, 2019

The Benefits of Active Learning in Higher Education

Mounira Morris, PhD, explains the benefits of active learning in higher education and how she employes active learning strategies in her classroom.

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October 11, 2019

A Closer Look: Living, Learning, and Working in the San Francisco Bay Area

Learn what it's like to live and work in the San Francisco Bay Area & explore how a graduate degree can help you succeed in the thriving local industries.

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October 11, 2019

Your Guide to AWS Terminology

If you work with Amazon Web Services (AWS), the terminology can get confusing. Here's a glossary of AWS terms to help you navigate the technology.

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October 9, 2019

Project Management | 2020 Job Outlook

Explore the factors contributing to the positive job outlook for project managers, and learn how you can stay competitive in the field with an advanced degree from Northeastern.

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October 7, 2019

How to Motivate Employees: 5 Data-Backed Tips for Managers

Disengaged employees are bad for morale—and the bottom line. Here are 5 tips that will help managers communicate more effectively to motivate employees.

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October 4, 2019

Spotify: Big Data Shows Big Results

Explore the ways that big data gathered through Spotify impacts listeners' experiences, the company's marketing techniques, and more.

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A Closer Look: Living, Learning, and Working in Toronto photo

October 1, 2019

A Closer Look: Living, Learning, and Working in Toronto

Learn more about living and working in Toronto, and how to set yourself up for success in the thriving, competitive job market.

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September 24, 2019

8 Careers You Can Pursue with a Doctorate in Education

What could life be like after earning your EdD? Here’s a look at eight potential career trajectories.

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