Due to advancements in technology, society generates huge swaths of data on a daily basis. Armed with the right knowledge, skills, and tools, an individual or organization can harness this data to draw conclusions that enable smarter business decisions. Below, we have gathered relevant articles, tips, interviews, and how-to guides to help you better understand the role that data plays in business to help you advance your analytics career.

November 10, 2020

What Does a Data Analyst Career Path Look Like?

Looking for information about the typical data analyst’s career path? Here’s a look at the common route, as well as tips you can use to advance your career.


September 15, 2020

Is a Master’s in Business Analytics Worth It?

Are you considering earning a master’s degree in business analytics? Explore the key benefits that make this degree a worthwhile investment.


September 14, 2020

What is an Analytics Engineer?

Are you curious about pursuing a career as an analytics engineer? Here is a deep-dive into the career, its salary, and top responsibilities.


August 13, 2020

What Does a Data Scientist Do?

Explore the role of a data scientist—including responsibilities, job outlook, salaries, and required skills—and learn how to advance in the field.


August 7, 2020

How Do I Start a Data Project: Understanding a Project Lifecycle

Explore the six distinct steps data analysts should follow when working on a data analysis project in order to reach their desired output.


July 28, 2020

How To Advance Your Business Analytics Career: 5 Steps to Success

Northeastern’s Master of Science in Business Analytics program is designed to help mid- and senior-level professionals advance in their careers.


July 23, 2020

5 Top Business Analytics Careers

Learn about the top careers in the business analytics industry, and explore how you can set yourself up for success in these roles.


July 21, 2020

What Do Statisticians Do? Roles, Responsibilities, and Career Paths

Explore the roles and responsibilities of a statistician along with other similar career paths.


July 14, 2020

What is Business Analytics? Core Skills and Career Paths

Here’s what you need to know to excel in a leadership role as a business analyst.


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.