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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.

5 Tell-Tale Signs Your Brand Strategy Needs a Refresh photo

February 20, 2018

5 Tell-Tale Signs Your Brand Strategy Needs a Refresh

Every brand will date and fall out of style. The key is recognizing when it’s time for a change.

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February 15, 2018

Understanding the Basics of Food Safety Regulations

Dr. Darin Detwiler, assistant dean and director of the Regulatory Affairs of Food and Food Industries program, describes why food safety regulations exist and how they are created.

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February 8, 2018

5 Personal Branding Tips That Can Help Boost Your Career

If you want to stand out in today’s competitive job market, you need a strong personal brand. Here’s how to get started.

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February 6, 2018

Emerging Trends in Regulated Industries

Dr. Stephen Amato, director of Northeastern’s Regulatory Affairs for Drugs, Biologics, and Medical Devices program, discusses the three hottest topics in regulatory affairs today.

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January 30, 2018

Social Media Policy for the Enterprise: 7 Mistakes to Avoid

If you want to harness the power of social media, policies are key. Here’s where some businesses go wrong.

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Is a Career in Regulatory Compliance and Affairs Right for You? photo

January 25, 2018

Is a Career in Regulatory Compliance and Affairs Right for You?

Assistant Teaching Professor David Mahoney shares his tips for breaking into the field.

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January 18, 2018

The Importance of Cultivating Cultural Awareness at Work

What does it mean to be “culturally aware” and what impact does it have on the workplace? Dr. Patty Goodman of Northeastern’s Corporate and Organizational Communication program explains.

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January 16, 2018

7 Business Careers You Can Pursue with a Global Studies Degree

Are you interested in pursuing a career within international business? Here are seven roles to consider, from consultant to economist.

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January 9, 2018

The Unexpected Ways You Can Apply a Doctor of Education

What careers can you pursue with a Doctor of Education? The answer might surprise you.

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January 9, 2018

7 Crisis Communication Tips Every Organization Should Master

What steps should you take if a crisis occurs? Northeastern’s Dr. Ed Powers share his tips for how companies should respond.

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