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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.

August 24, 2017

Why You Should Study Data Analysis

Thomas Kang, CEO of Allied Inventors, explains the importance and future impact of data analysis.


August 22, 2017

How Much Do EdD Graduates Make?

An EdD can offer a return on investment that’s fulfilling both personally and professionally.


August 21, 2017

5 Free Project Management Software Tools to Consider

Explore popular project management tools that can help you and your team achieve business goals—without breaking the bank.


August 17, 2017

Data Scientist vs. Data Analyst: What's the Difference?

What's the difference between data scientists and data analysts? Though both individuals work with data, data analysts and data scientists have very different roles. Here are three things you should keep in mind when deciding which career path is right for you.


August 15, 2017

5 Tips for Choosing Your EdD Dissertation Topic

You’ve decided you want to earn your EdD, now it’s a matter of choosing your dissertation topic. Associate teaching professor Corliss Thompson shares her top tips.


August 8, 2017

8 of the Highest-Paying Careers for EdD Holders

What’s the ROI of earning your EdD? Here’s a look at eight of the highest-paying careers.


August 3, 2017

How to Build a Successful Career in Data Analytics

Are you interested in advancing your analytics career or breaking into the field? Here’s a look at the skills and tools that can make you successful.


July 25, 2017

What Can You Do with a Doctorate in Education?

Are you interested in pursuing an EdD? Associate Teaching Professor Dr. Karen Reiss Medwed explains how the degree can help advance your career.


July 18, 2017

6 Potential Career Trajectories for Doctor of Education Graduates

What roles could you advance into after earning your EdD? Here’s a look at some of the most popular positions.


July 17, 2017

Easing Into Agile Project Management: How to Get Started

Agile project management can be effective if used properly. Here’s what you need to know before getting started.