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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (April 10th, 2016)

Best Industry Transition Articles For PhDs June 20 2015

Every week we scour the Internet to find the best industry transition articles for PhDs, so you don’t have to.

We have two consultants independently search for the most informative articles on networking, CVs/resumes, transferable skills, interviews, academic blues, and industry positions.

Our consultants vote on a top article for each category and for a top overall article each week. This week’s best articles are…

Top Overall

*The 12 Commandments Of Event Networking* – Jehane Newton

Networking

TOP The 12 Commandments Of Event Networking – Jehane Newton

Why Job Seekers Should Network Without Their Resume – Hannah Morgan

The 3 Top Reasons Your LinkedIn Profile Isn’t Generating Positive Results – Kathy Caprino

Here’s Why (and How) To Scrap Your Elevator Pitch – Lisa B Marshall

CVs/Resumes

TOP Don’t Just Copy And Paste: 4 Things To Put On LinkedIn But Not Your Resume – Erica Breuer

What Millennial Resumes Are Missing: Staying Power – Matthew Wurst

Your Resume: Stop Including These “Skills” – Brian de Haaff

9 Tips For Writing A Resume That Will Help Get You Hired – Alexandra Richardson

Interviews

TOP 5 Types Of Lies Recruiters Can See Right Through (So Maybe Stop Telling Them) – Suzanne Lucas

All The Basic Interview Tips That Experienced People Forget About – Alyse Kalish

7 (Really Hard) Interview Questions You Must Answer Properly – J.T. O’Donell

7 Steps To Negotiate A Higher Salary, From A 28-Year-Old Who Made A $30,000 Leap – Kathleen Elkins

Transferable Skills

TOP Which Skills Make You Most Employable? – Benjamin Todd

This May Be The Only Career Skill You Really Need – Ros Toynbee

How To Make A Better To-Do List – Paula Rizzo

Your Wardrobe Affects How People Perceive Your Personal BrandEvan Thompson

Academic Blues

TOP How to Tell Your Advisor You’re Leaving Academia – Doug Kalish

Trekking The Tenure-Track – Martin Wuhr  

An Open Letter To The Ultimate Imposter – Belinda Cash

The Five Biggest Reading Mistakes And How To Avoid Them – Katherine Firth

The Value Of My PhD – Looking Back One Year After Graduating – Liesbeth Aerts

Industry Positions

TOP 5 Secrets To Climbing The Career Ladder – Dawn Rasmussen

5 Resume Tips For A Project Manager – James Hu

Network And Hustle: The Key Skills For Women In Technology – Kirstie Brewer

4 Steps You Must Take To Find Your Dream International Job – Wendy Kendall

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Isaiah Hankel

Chief Executive Officer at Cheeky Scientist
Isaiah Hankel holds a PhD in Anatomy and Cell Biology. An expert in the biotechnology industry, he specializes in helping other PhDs transition into cutting-edge industry career tracks.

Isaiah believes--from personal experience--that if you feel stuck somewhere in your life, it’s a clear sign that you need to make a change. Don’t sit still and wait for the world to tell you what to do. Start a new project. Build your own business. Take action. Experimentation is the best teacher.

Isaiah is an internationally recognized Fortune 500 consultant, CEO of Cheeky Scientist, and author of the straight-talk bestsellers Black Hole Focus and The Science of Intelligent Achievement.
Isaiah Hankel

BOOKS

Top 40 Networking Scripts For PhDs

Learn how to get replies from top employers and recruiters as a PhD. This eBook will show you the exact words and phrases to use ...

Informational Interviews For PhDs

Learn how to set up and execute informational interviews with PhDs and other professionals working in industry. In this eBook, you will learn exactly which ...

Top 20 Transferable Skills For PhDs

Learn the top 20 transferable skills that industry employers ranked as "most important" for PhDs to include on their resumes and LinkedIn profiles. In this ...

Salary Negotiation For PhDs

Learn advanced salary negotiation strategies for PhDs. In this eBook, you will learn how to set your "walkaway number," spot "appeal-to-authority" tactics,  and avoid "muddying ...

Industry Resume Guide For PhDs

Learn how to craft the perfect industry resume to attract employers. In this eBook for PhDs, you will get access to proven resume templates, learn ...

Top 20 Industry Jobs For PhDs

Learn about the top 20 industry careers for PhDs (regardless of your academic background). In this eBook, you will gain insight into the most popular, ...

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