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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (April 27th 2019)

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, interviews, transferable skills, academic blues, industry positions, and business acumen.

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

*Cheeky Medical Writers: Transitioning From Academia To Medical Writing* – Evguenia Alechine, Somsuvro Basu, Clare Chang


TOP 3 Networking Myths That Hold You Back From Connecting With People – Shelcy V. Joseph

6 Ways To Make The Most Of Any Networking Event – Hilarey Wojtowicz

6 Networking Tips To Boost Your Job Search – Josh Sanya

3 Tips That Will Help You To Remember Names At Networking Events – Wojciech Kolodziejczak


TOP 3 Resume Format Tips And Tricks Every Job Seeker Should Know – Michael Dinich

3 Advanced LinkedIn Profile Tips – Chris Carlson

Can I Leave A Job Off My Resume? –  Alison Doyle

Want To Be Irresistible To Hiring Managers? Avoid These 6 Resume Mistakes At All Costs – Peter Yang


TOP The Best Questions To Ask In An Interview To Leave A Remarkable Impression – Jenny Marchal

How To Ace Every Common Job Interview Question – Juliana Labianca

Don’t Choke! 10 Interview Questions (With Answers) That Will Help You Land Your Dream Job – Jeff Rose

How To Tell If A Job Interview Went Well: 7 Signs You Rocked It – Robert Half

Transferable Skills

TOP Common Interview Questions About Interpersonal Skills – Alison Doyle

Soft Skills Are The Key To Landing Your Dream Job, According To A Linkedin Survey. Here’s How Employers Are Assessing Them Today – Michael Schneider

How To Use Soft Skills During An Interview To Land Your Dream Job – Jennifer Fabiano

The Answer To: Do You Really Have Transferable Skills Or Are You Just Unqualified? – Jessica Vann

Academic Blues

TOP Join Your Grad Student Or Postdoc Association – Robert Pearson

Feeling Stuck In Your Career? Here’s Exactly How To Make A Change, According To A Fortune 500 Ceo Coach – Helen Rothberg

How To Find Your Ideal Career Path Without Wasting Time On Jobs Not Suitable For You – Jenny Marchal

10 Ways To Find Your Dream Job – Ellen Eldridge

Industry Positions

TOP Cheeky Medical Writers: Transitioning From Academia To Medical Writing – Evguenia Alechine, Somsuvro Basu, Clare Chang

Why Choose Data Science For Your Career – Rinu Gour

Four Soft Skills For A Successful Software Development Career – Brein Matturro

How To Answer “What Interests You Most About This Sales Position?” – Alison Doyle

Business Acumen

TOP Mergers And Acquisitions (M&A) Definition – Will Kenton

The Rewards Of Regulatory Change: Launching Innovative Biopharma In China – David Xie Xiaofeng Li And An Li

Bridging Data Access Gaps To Drive Innovation In Biopharma – Tom Achoki

4 Ways To Improve Your Communication And Make Your Business Great Today – Andrei Rebegea

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Isaiah Hankel Ph.D.

Isaiah Hankel Ph.D.

Isaiah is a Ph.D. in Anatomy & Cell Biology and internationally recognized Fortune 500 consultant. He is an expert in the biotechnology industry and specializes in helping people transition into cutting-edge career tracks.

Isaiah believes that if you feel stuck somewhere in your life right now, you should 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 Hankel Ph.D.