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.

October 1, 2019

A Closer Look: Living, Learning, and Working in Toronto

Learn more about living and working in Toronto, and how to set yourself up for success in the thriving, competitive job market.


September 24, 2019

8 Careers You Can Pursue with a Doctorate in Education

What could life be like after earning your EdD? Here’s a look at eight potential career trajectories.


September 18, 2019

12 Top Careers in Higher Education Administration

What can you do with a master's in higher education administration (MEd)? Here's a look at the top careers to consider and skills needed for success.


September 17, 2019

A Closer Look: Living, Learning, and Working in Charlotte

Explore how receiving a tailored education from Northeastern—Charlotte can set you on the fast track toward success in one of the fastest-growing cities in the country.


September 17, 2019

Why Get an MBA? Benefits & Return on Investment

Wondering if an MBA is worth it? Explore the benefits and return on investment of earning a Master in Business Administration.


September 13, 2019

A Closer Look: Living, Learning, and Working in Seattle

Learn what it’s like to live and work in Seattle, and how a degree from Northeastern’s Seattle campus can set you up for success in one of the many thriving local industries.


September 4, 2019

Top 6 Leadership Skills for the Workplace of Tomorrow

Discover 6 key leadership skills you need to be successful in today's changing business world, and how graduate school can help you obtain them.


August 22, 2019

Data-Driven Decision Making: A Primer for Beginners

What is data-driven decision making? Here, we discuss what it means to be data-driven and how to use data to inform organizational decisions.


August 17, 2019

R vs. Excel: What's the Difference?

R and Excel are both useful data analytics tools, but have distinct functionality. Learn about their unique features and which is the right tool to help you solve your current data analysis problem.


August 14, 2019

How to Get Into Analytics: 5 Steps to Transition Careers

Considering a career in analytics? Here are 5 steps that you can use to reach your personal and professional goals by breaking into analytics.