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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.

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 25, 2020

How to Become a Pharmaceutical Scientist

Are you interested in a career as a pharmaceutical scientist? Here is an overview of the job, as well as a look at the steps you can follow to get there.


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 23, 2020

The Business of Biotechnology

Operating a biotech business comes with unique considerations.


November 20, 2020

How to Build Your Data Visualization Skills

By learning to work with datasets and create effective data visualizations, you can empower your organization to make informed strategic decisions.


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 17, 2020

How to Stay Updated on Regulatory Changes

Regulatory affairs professionals need to keep their knowledge base current, but how? Stephen Amato shares tips on the sources to follow in the regulatory affairs industry.


November 16, 2020

9 Tips for New Managers to Succeed

Making the transition can feel overwhelming—but it doesn’t need to be.


November 13, 2020

What to Expect from an EdD Program

Here’s what you should know about EdD programs before applying.


November 11, 2020

The Future of Work: 4 Key Skills for Digital Innovation

Innovators need a specific set of skills in order to excel within their field. Here's what they are.