Best Industry Transition Articles For PhDs (April 4th, 2020)

Every week, we at Cheeky Scientist scour the Internet for the best industry transition articles for PhDs – so you don’t have to!

Our two consultants independently search for the most informative articles in the categories of networking, CVs/resumes, interviews, transferable skills, academic blues, industry positions, and business acumen.

Our consultants vote on a top article for each category and a top overall article for the week.

This week’s best articles are…

Industry Transition Articles: Top Overall

Top Overall: How to Reframe Your Resume and Get a New Job During Coronavirus – Kenadi Silcox

Networking

Top Article: Why You’re Afraid Of Networking (And What To Do About It) – J. Ryan Williams

Be a Colleague That Others Can Confide In – Deborah Grayson Riegel

4 ways to keep networking while social distancing – Anne Fisher

Get over your fear of networking and use these 4 tips to network in place – Cathy Paper

CVs/Resumes

Top Article: How to Reframe Your Resume and Get a New Job During Coronavirus – Kenadi Silcox 

Time To Update Your Résumé—Here’s One Secret To Use – Robin Ryan

Listing References on a Resume Is ‘Wasted Space,’ Experts Say — Here’s How to Provide Them – Diane Herbst

Tips for a Career Change Cover Letter – Hallie Crawford

Interviews

Top Article: 75 Questions to Ask During an Interview That’ll Help You Get the Job  – Maryn Liles 

How to nail a job interview via video conferencing – Macy Bayern

Video Interview Tips for Tech Job Candidates, Managers During COVID-19 – Nick Kolakowski

How Coronavirus Is Reshaping The Job Search Now — And For The Future – Gabe Bullard

Transferable Skills

Top Article: Adaptability should be your new hire’s top soft skill. Here’s how to test for it – Jill Chapman

7 Leadership Lessons Men Can Learn from Women – Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic and Cindy Gallop

4 Ways to Improve Your Productivity While Working From Home – Porschia Parker-Griffin

10 Ways To Launch A Successful Job Search Amid Coronavirus – Forbes Careers

Academic Blues

Top Article: For Many Graduate Students, Covid-19 Pandemic Highlights Inequities – Megan Zahneis

Universities Issue Hiring Freezes in Response to COVID-19 – Amy Schleunes

Why you should craft multiple plans for your future career – Karin Bodewits

My lab is closed to me because of the coronavirus. Here’s how I’m planning to stay productive – Lei Su

Industry Positions

Top Article: Working From Home with Kids? How to Manage the Impossible – Eve Glicksman

Here are the companies mass hiring during the coronavirus pandemic – Jazmin Goodwin

Insights From A First-Time Biotech CEO – Alessandro Riva

Work and Hiring Slowing in Biotech, But Layoffs Unlikely – Gail Dutton

Business Acumen

Top Article: Pandemic Pushes Pharma Sales Into Virtual World. Will it Last? – Alex Keown

Experts weigh in on vaccine prospects as dozens of COVID-19 projects race ahead – Eric Sagonowsky

Latest industry developments against COVID-19 – Ben Hargreaves

COVID-19 is cutting air pollution, but it will not slow climate change – Catherine Collins

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Dr. Isaiah Hankel is the Founder and CEO of the largest career training platform for PhDs in the world - Cheeky Scientist. His articles, podcasts and trainings are consumed annually by 3 million PhDs in 152 different countries. He has helped PhDs transition into top companies like Amazon, Google, Apple, Intel, Dow Chemical, BASF, Merck, Genentech, Home Depot, Nestle, Hilton, SpaceX, Tesla, Syngenta, the CDC, UN and Ford Foundation.

Dr. Hankel has published two bestselling books with Wiley and his methods for getting PhDs hired have been featured in the Harvard Business Review, Nature, Forbes, The Guardian, Fast Company, Entrepreneur Magazine and Success Magazine.

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