Communications & Digital Media

Communication is the key to maintaining strong relationships—in both your personal and professional life. Maintaining effective communications through multiple channels has never been more important. Regardless of the platform, business leaders need to understand how advances in digital media are shaping their industry. Here, we’ve provided relevant articles, tips, interviews, and how-to guides to help you apply these new strategies to your daily communications.

September 20, 2019

Faculty Spotlight: Ed Powers

Learn more about Ed Powers, Professor of Practice for Northeastern's MS in Corporate and Organizational Communications in the College of Professional Studies.


July 16, 2019

What Does It Take to Become a Chief Communication Officer?

Learn the skills, competencies, and attributes that organizations are looking for in a Chief Communication Officer.


July 12, 2019

Is a Master’s in Communications Worth It?

For the right individual, earning a master of science in communication can bring a number of powerful personal and career benefits.


July 10, 2019

Curiosity is the Key to Professional Growth

Gizem Weggemans, global head of the human resources and communication practice at Egon Zehnder, shares her tips for professional growth in the industry.


July 8, 2019

How One Alum's Networking Strategy Paid Dividends

Learn how Pablo Cateriano, Northeastern alum and Director of Strategy for a South American PR firm, leveraged his networking strategy to advance his career.


March 27, 2018

5 Strategies for Resolving Employee-Manager Conflict

Conflict in the workplace is inevitable, and avoiding it is costly. Here are five strategies to help managers arrive at an effective resolution.


March 20, 2018

How to Improve Employee Engagement

Jackie Shannon explains the importance of employee engagement and why it should be a company priority.


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.


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.


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.