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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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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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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? 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 Ed Powers share his tips for how companies should respond.

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December 21, 2017

The Innovation Process: A Step-by-Step Guide

What does it take to bring a new product or service to market? Tucker Marion, associate professor in Northeastern’s D’Amore-McKim School of Business, explains.

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December 1, 2017

How Ideation Techniques Can Solve Challenging Business Problems

What’s “ideation” and how can it impact your business? Tucker Marion, director of the Master of Science in Innovation program, explains.

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November 27, 2017

I Want to Work for the UN: A Guide to Getting Started

Are you interested in working for the UN? Here’s everything you need to know, from the skill sets that will make you successful to the types of careers available.

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November 21, 2017

Why Enroll in a Master’s in Innovation Program

Innovation is a must for today’s companies. Are you prepared?

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