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.

January 3, 2020

Global Health Careers: How Can I Make a Difference?

Are you interested in a global health career? Here's a guide to the industry, along with five careers to consider.  


January 2, 2020

Artificial Intelligence in Human Resource Management

Here’s a look at what artificial intelligence is, how it is used in human resources, and how HR professionals can prepare for the future of the field.


December 31, 2019

Top Social Justice Careers in Public Health

Neil Maniar explores the connection between social justice and public health—and gives his advice on how to pursue a social justice career to address healthcare inequities.


December 27, 2019

Top Trends in Higher Education in 2023

To stay competitive in your career, it's important to remain ahead of emerging industry trends. Here are four top trends in higher education for 2023.


December 19, 2019

What is a Doctoral Residency?

Explore the unique components of a doctoral residency within Northeastern’s EdD program, and how successful completion of this program can set future leaders on a path toward success.


December 17, 2019

Popular Innovation Frameworks and How to Use Them

Give your ideas the support they need to grow with innovation frameworks designed to boost success.


December 12, 2019

12 Communication Skills That Will Advance Your Career

Looking to advance up the corporate ladder? Developing strong corporate communication skills can help you reach your personal and professional goals.


December 9, 2019

What is Incremental Innovation?

Small changes can have a major impact, as demonstrated through the lasting power of incremental innovation.


December 5, 2019

How to Develop an Internal Communication Strategy

Companies typically spend more money and time on communicating with customers than they do with employees, but a strong internal communications plan is critical for success.


December 3, 2019

3 Types of Computer Science Skills Every CS Professional Needs

Computer scientists need to work to hone their “soft skills” and interview expertise alongside practical abilities in order to thrive in this industry.