Maintaining an efficient, effective, and productive organization can be challenging. Now more than ever, proper management skills are needed to navigate daily challenges. Even if your title doesn’t include the word manager, there’s a good chance you’ll be faced with tasks that require effective project management skills. Below, we’ve compiled articles, tips, and how-to guides from the Northeastern community to help grow your management skills and become a better manager.

December 29, 2020

The Roles and Responsibilities of a Nonprofit Board of Directors

Nonprofit boards of directors help build successful purpose-driven organizations. Learn how to build an effective board and be a more valuable board member.


December 16, 2020

How to Create a Requirements Management Plan

Requirements management is an important piece of scope management. Here are the steps involved in creating a requirements management plan.


December 15, 2020

4 Tips on How to Become a Human Resources Manager

Are you interested in becoming a human resources manager? Here, we outline 4 key steps that it will take to reach your career goals.


December 8, 2020

How to Create a Project Scope Management Plan

Scope management is an essential part of being a project manager. Here are the steps involved in creating a scope management plan.


December 1, 2020

The Importance of Leadership Skills in the Nonprofit Sector

Leadership skills are becoming even more important in nonprofit organizations. Position yourself for a successful nonprofit management career.


November 24, 2020

What is an HR Business Partner and What Do They Do?

Learn more about the emerging role that connects a company’s strategic plan with the people who do the work to make it happen.


November 18, 2020

How to Create a Change Management Plan

Even a seemingly perfect project plan will likely require adjustments. Here we explore the steps involved in creating a change management plan.


November 9, 2020

How to Become a Certified Project Manager

Why does a certification matter? Northeastern associate teaching professor Joe Griffin explains the importance of becoming certified.


November 5, 2020

6 In-Demand Skills for HR Professionals

From analytics to strategic workforce planning, these skills will help you excel in an HR career.


October 28, 2020

7 Popular Nonprofit Management Careers

Considering a nonprofit career? In purpose-driven organizations, an advanced degree unlocks top jobs and salaries.