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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.

March 4, 2021

Top 8 Skills for Success in a Biomedical Science Career

Learn about the biomedical science skills that will help you pursue or advance a successful career in pharma, biotech, or academia.


March 2, 2021

Pharmacology vs. Pharmacy: What's the Difference?

Pharmacy and pharmacology may sound similar, but each term describes a unique industry. Learn more about the careers and skills associated with each.


March 1, 2021

7 Popular Bioinformatics Careers

Popular bioinformatics careers offer a chance to work in the lab, hospital, or field. Learn about the skills & duties of bioinformatics professionals.


February 26, 2021

What Can You Do With a Master’s in Counseling Psychology?

Interested in a career in mental health? Here’s a look at what you can do once you’ve earned your master’s degree in counseling psychology.


February 23, 2021

The Importance of Diversity in Higher Education

Diversity in higher education is important not just for universities, but for their communities, too.


February 17, 2021

Predictive Analytics: What It Is & Why It's Important

Explore the ways data is being used to make predictions that affect business decisions across industries.


February 16, 2021

Counselors vs. Therapists vs. Psychologists: Key Differences

Learn more about the differences between mental health counselors, therapists, and psychologists.


February 15, 2021

The 11 Highest-Paying Computer Science Jobs

Are you considering earning your master’s in computer science? Here’s a look at how the degree can pay off in today’s job market.


February 9, 2021

Is a Master’s in Nonprofit Management Worth It?

A master’s in nonprofit management can provide aspiring professionals with the skills and experiences they need to succeed.


February 8, 2021

What Does A Business Analyst Do?

Learn what a business analyst does and how you can develop the skills necessary for success.