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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.

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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How Do I Start a Data Project: Understanding the Lifecycle of a Data Analysis Project photo

January 29, 2019

How Do I Start a Data Project: Understanding the Lifecycle of a Data Analysis Project

Explore the six distinct steps data analysts should follow when working on a data analysis project in order to reach their desired output.

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The 5 Qualities All Successful Leaders Have in Common photo

January 24, 2019

The 5 Qualities All Successful Leaders Have in Common

Effective leaders learn, delegate, communicate, make decisions, and look to the future. Learn how to develop these qualities to improve your effectiveness as a leader.

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How Can Project Managers Prepare for the Fourth Industrial Revolution? photo

January 23, 2019

How Can Project Managers Prepare for the Fourth Industrial Revolution?

Professor Chris Bolick provides four leadership skills every project manager should develop to succeed in the age of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

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What Can You Do With a Master’s Degree in Leadership? photo

January 22, 2019

What Can You Do With a Master's Degree in Leadership?

Explore some of the fastest-growing and highest-paying leadership jobs available to professionals with an MS in Leadership.

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What Impact will Artificial Intelligence have on Project Management? photo

January 10, 2019

What Impact will Artificial Intelligence have on Project Management?

Professor Mary Ludden, PhD, MBA, contemplates the future of project management in an increasingly automated world.

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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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How to Become a Cybersecurity Analyst photo

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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How an Online EdD in Organizational Leadership Can Advance Your Career photo

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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How to Break into a Career as an Ethical Hacker photo

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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