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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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May 29, 2018

Open Learning: What It Is and How You Can Benefit

Gail Matthews-Denatale describes how and why colleges and universities are democratizing access to education.

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May 24, 2018

Common Legal Terms All Non-Lawyers Should Know

Explore the most common legal terms every non-lawyer professional should know to be more effective in his or her role.

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May 22, 2018

Accounting or Finance: Which Master's Degree Is Right for You?

Both a master’s in finance and a master’s in accounting can boost your career. It's important to know, however, which one is right for you.

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May 10, 2018

Science or Science Fiction? The Future of Personalized Medicine

What's next for personalized medicine and advanced therapies? Northeastern's Jared Auclair shares his predictions.

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May 8, 2018

Intellectual Property Law in the Age of Social Media

Northeastern School of Law lecturer Jeff Blank discusses the importance of staying up-to-date on IP laws in the age of social media.

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May 3, 2018

Are You a New Manager? Here Are 7 Tips to Help You Succeed

Making the transition can feel overwhelming—but it doesn’t need to be.

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April 26, 2018

Working in Higher Education: Careers, Trends, and Must-Have Skills

Are you interested in working in higher education, but don’t know where to start? Assistant teaching professor Joan Giblin shares her advice.

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April 17, 2018

The Impact Learning Analytics Is Having on Higher Education

Learning analytics is an emerging and growing field that’s poised to reshape education. But there’s a significant shortage of professionals with the necessary expertise.

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April 5, 2018

How to Jumpstart Your Career in Higher Education Administration

Are you looking to transition your career into higher education administration? Jermaine Williams shares his advice for taking the next step.

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March 29, 2018

Compliance Specialists: Who They Are and What They Earn

There’s a growing need for skilled compliance professionals. Find out what they do, how much they earn, and how you can establish a competitive advantage to work in the field.

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