Best Industry Transition Articles For PhDs (February 1st, 2020)
In industry, it’s important for professionals and job candidates to maintain a strong knowledge of the business arena.
That’s why every week, Cheeky Scientist scours the Internet acquiring the best industry transition articles for PhDs – that way, 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.
Then they vote on a top article for each category and a top overall article for the week.
And here are the results! This week’s best articles are…
Industry Transition Articles: Top Overall
Top Overall: How founding a company compares to graduate school – Adam Chekroud
Top: 6 Foolproof Ways to Network – Karin Lykke Nielsen
Why You Should Network More This Year – Shelcy V. Joseph
An Adult’s Guide to Social Skills, for Those Who Were Never Taught – Eric Ravenscraft
Top: Does Your Resume Pass The 60 Second Test? – Ashira Prossack
5 Resume Skills That Will Impress Any Hiring Manager – Kenadi Silcox
5 must-know tips for getting hired after a career break – Ginny Brzezinski
The truth about the career change cover letter (plus how and when to write one) – Jennifer Fabiano.
Top: How to prepare for a successful job interview – Angelica Civitella
4 Mistakes To Avoid In A Job Interview – Ashira Prossack
Top: Top tips for getting your science out there – Craig Cormick
Top: How Getting Involved Can Get You Ahead – Melissa Dalgleish
My Ph.D. adviser fired me. Here’s how I moved on – Anurag Srivastava
How two Stanford students turned mental health struggles into art – Alex Kekauoha.
Top: How founding a company compares to graduate school – Adam Chekroud
How to Convince Your Boss You Should Be a Manager – Jessica Powell
How to Become a Product Leader — Not Just a Product Manager – Madeleine Hester
Top 10 jobs for 2020, according to Glassdoor – Tribune News Service
Top: Digital innovation is leading the charge to better patient outcomes – AmerisourceBergen
What Businesses Can Do In Response To The Coronavirus – Chloe Demrovsky
If you’re ready to start your transition into industry, you can apply to book a free Transition Call with our founder Isaiah Hankel, PhD or one of our Transition Specialists. Apply to book a Transition Call here.
ABOUT ISAIAH HANKEL, PHD
CEO, CHEEKY SCIENTIST & SUCCESS MENTOR TO PHDS
Isaiah Hankel, PhD 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. Isaiah Hankel received his doctorate in Anatomy & Cell Biology with a focus in immunology and is an expert on biotechnology recruitment and career development.
Isaiah 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.More Written by Isaiah Hankel, PhD