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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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April 13, 2020

How to Change Your Organizational Culture

Learning how to change your workplace culture for the better requires a deep understanding of organizational change. Here's what you need to know.

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April 6, 2020

Is a Masters Degree in Homeland Security Worth It?

Considering a career in homeland security or advancing your current role? See if earning a master’s degree can help you reach your goals.

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April 3, 2020

Data Analyst vs. Business Analyst: What's the Difference?

Though data analysts and business analysts both work with data, what they do with it is very different. Here’s how to choose the right career for you.

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March 31, 2020

The Critical Role of Communication in Project Management

The difference between a successful project and a failed project is often communication. Here, we explore the importance of communication in project management.

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March 30, 2020

10 Human Resources Statistics Demonstrating Technology's Role in HR

Technology in modern business is impossible to ignore, especially for HR managers. These 10 human resource statistics highlight current and future trends.

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March 27, 2020

What Can You Do With a Master’s Degree in Homeland Security?

What can you do with a master’s degree in homeland security? Here, we explore the different types of work this degree prepares you for.

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March 25, 2020

The Project Risk Management Process | 5 Tips for Success

No project is immune to risk and uncertainty. Here’s a look at the risk management process plus 5 tips to help reduce and manage risk in your next project.

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March 24, 2020

The Importance of Being an Ethical Leader

Dr. Les Stein, assistant teaching professor in the Master of Science in Leadership program at Northeastern University’s College of Professional Studies, shares his insights on the importance of ethics in leadership.   

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March 23, 2020

3 Top Project Management Methodologies You Should Know

Choosing the right methodology is essential to any project. Here are 3 of the top project management methodologies to explore for your next project.

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March 19, 2020

Top 4 Analytics Interview Questions and How to Prepare

Analytics interviews contain a unique blend of skill-based and behavioral questions, so preparation is key.

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