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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.

April 5, 2018

How to Jumpstart Your Career in Higher Education Administration

Are you looking to transition your career into higher education administration? Jermaine Williams shares his advice for taking the next step.


March 29, 2018

Compliance Specialists: Who They Are and What They Earn

There’s a growing need for skilled compliance professionals. Find out what they do, how much they earn, and how you can establish a competitive advantage to work in the field.


March 22, 2018

Food Safety Specialists: Who They Are and What They Earn

The need for food safety professionals is growing. Learn more about the role of a food safety specialist and how you can meet the demand.


March 20, 2018

How to Improve Employee Engagement

Jackie Shannon explains the importance of employee engagement and why it should be a company priority.


March 13, 2018

The Role of Regulatory Affairs in the Medical Device Industry

Lecturer Jeff Shiffman describes the critical role regulatory affairs professionals play in bringing a new medical device to market.


March 6, 2018

Full-Time, Part-Time or Online: Which MBA Is Right for Me?

There are many different formats and styles of MBA programs. So, how do you choose the right one?


February 27, 2018

FDA Regulatory Submissions: A Primer

On the path to drugstore shelves, pharmaceuticals must endure rigorous regulatory scrutiny. Find out the role FDA regulatory submissions play in getting life-saving drugs to market.


February 20, 2018

5 Tell-Tale Signs Your Brand Strategy Needs a Refresh

Every brand will date and fall out of style. The key is recognizing when it’s time for a change.


February 15, 2018

Understanding the Basics of Food Safety Regulations

Darin Detwiler, assistant dean for Northeastern's MS in Regulatory Affairs program, describes why food safety regulations exist and how they are created.


February 8, 2018

5 Personal Branding Tips That Can Help Boost Your Career

If you want to stand out in today’s competitive job market, you need a strong personal brand. Here’s how to get started.