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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.

January 18, 2017

Get to Know Seattle's Job Market

Learn more about Seattle's biggest industries and how Northeastern University–Seattle is helping meet the demand.


January 10, 2017

Chris Bolick on Teaching Project Management

Chris Bolick, building design manager at Lowe's, shares his experience teaching at Northeastern.


December 8, 2016

Why You Should Get an MBA

Are you trying to decide whether you should get your MBA? Associate Professor Todd Alessandri, faculty director of our full-time MBA program, shares his insight on the degree's benefits.


November 14, 2016

Welcome from the Associate Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Phil He, associate vice provost for graduate education, welcomes all incoming graduate students to campus, and highlights what's in store for the years ahead.


September 30, 2016

Northeastern Classified in Top Tier for 'Highest Research Activity'

Northeastern is now recognized as only one of 115 universities nationwide in the top tier for research activity.


September 15, 2016

Why You Should Consider a Career in Technical Writing

What is technical writing and how does it differ from other kinds of content? Northeastern alumna Kate Schneider, a senior technical writer at MadCap Software, explains.


September 8, 2016

3 Flexible Ways Students Can Gain Today’s Most Sought-After Skills

What skills do today's employers want and how is Northeastern filling the gap in a way that isn't one size fits all?


August 4, 2016

Factors to Consider When Enrolling in a Doctor of Education Program

Are you interested in earning your Doctor of Education? Past and present Northeastern students share candid advice and explain why they chose to enroll in the EdD program.


July 29, 2016

5 Challenges Facing Criminal Justice Professionals Right Now

Explore the biggest challenges facing criminal justice professionals right now.


July 22, 2016

3 Ways to Prevent Crime with Technology

Here are three ways technology is helping law enforcement and justice professionals stay ones step ahead of criminals.