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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.

How Much Do Data Analysts Make? Salary, Demand, and Defining Skills of the Industry photo

August 16, 2019

How Much Do Data Analysts Make? Salary, Demand, and Defining Skills of the Industry

Salaries for data analysts are growing. Learn more about what the role entails and how you can set yourself up to meet the demand.

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August 14, 2019

How to Get Into Analytics: 5 Steps to Transition Careers

Considering a career in analytics? Here are 5 steps that you can use to reach your personal and professional goals by breaking into analytics.

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August 12, 2019

7 Essential Skills for Project Managers

Want to be a successful project manager? Here are the top project management skills you need to stand out in the crowd.

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August 9, 2019

4 Steps to Increase Your Salary & Build a Career as a Data Analyst

Looking to boost your earning potential as a data analyst? Here are four steps you can take.

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August 5, 2019

Is a Master’s in Analytics Worth It?

The short answer: “Yes.” Randy Bartlett, statistician and business analytics leader at Blue Sigma Analytics, explains.

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August 5, 2019

Is a Data Analytics Bootcamp Worth It?

Wondering whether or not a data analytics bootcamp is worth it? Here we explore whether a bootcamp or other educational offering is the right move for you.

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July 31, 2019

How to Become a More Effective Leader

Interested in becoming a more effective leader? Consider these top tips for managing teams, solving complex problems, and inspiring others.

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July 30, 2019

Finding a Job in Toronto: Tips for Standing Out

With a high demand for skilled professionals, here’s what you can do to distinguish your experience from others’ in the Toronto job market.

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July 29, 2019

10 Project Management Tips for Non-Project Managers

Explore how mastering project management skills can help employees of any title become more effective in their roles.

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July 25, 2019

4 Reasons to Pursue a Career in Food Safety

Consider these four reasons to pursue a job in the dynamic food safety industry, along with the most common careers and tips for breaking into the field.

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