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.

June 22, 2020

What Is Human-Computer Interaction?

Human-computer Interaction seeks to understand how people interact with technology in order to develop a user-friendly interface.


June 18, 2020

The 10 Most Popular Programming Languages to Learn in 2023

Looking to start a career in software? Learning the most popular programming languages in 2023 will help you build your skills and land a job.


June 17, 2020

9 Trends in Biotechnology in 2023

These nine tech, research, and business trends in biotechnology are shaping the role of biotech professionals in 2022 and beyond.


June 12, 2020

How Much Can Computer Science Professionals Earn in Canada?

Computer science professionals can earn high salaries across the industry in Canada.


June 11, 2020

What is Urban Education?

Urban education offers a unique learning environment for teachers and students alike.


June 9, 2020

Is a Master’s in Computer Science Worth the Investment?

Considering a master’s degree in computer science, but unsure it’s worth the investment? Here’s why an MS in CS is worth your time and money.


June 4, 2020

11 Data Science Careers Shaping Our Future

Data science careers are in high demand, but there's a shortage of qualified professionals. Explore the jobs leading the industry and learn how you can break into the field.


May 29, 2020

4 Legal Issues in Higher Education

To make better decisions, higher education professionals need an understanding of the legal threats and risks to colleges and universities.


May 28, 2020

Top Biotechnology Salaries in 2022

Learn what biotechnology is, the highest salary in the biotechnology industry and the steps you can take today to advance your biotechnology career.


May 25, 2020

8 Essential Traits for Effective Leadership in Higher Education

For leaders in higher education, it’s both an exciting and a challenging time. These 8 traits help effective leaders develop plans and make decisions for long-term success.