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…
*Are PhDs Just Cheap Labour For Universities?* – Rachel Hall
TOP How To Organize A Networking Dinner – Dorie Clark
5 Networking Tips For Your Next Tech Conference – Nathan Sykes
Calm Your Networking Anxiety With These 3 Tips – Mallory Stratton
5 Easy Ways To Be A Giver When Networking – Stephanie Hanna
LinkedIn Tips ‘n Tricks – Cory Schaeffer
Three Easy Steps To Write Strong Resume Success Stories – Mike Manoske
6 Ways To Get Your Resume Past The Resume Filter – Guest Writer
TOP 7 Pro Tips On How To Prep For Your Next Phone Interview – Paige Breaux
Interview 101: The Dos And Don’ts – Shelcy V. Joseph
Reasons For Leaving A Job That Won’t Scare Off Interviewers – Dawn Papandrea
TOP How To Improve These Three Essential Soft Skills – Eva Short
Why Inclusive Leaders Are Good For Organizations, And How To Become One – Juliet Bourke And Andrea Espedido
Soft Skills Are The Future Of Work – Meridith Powell
TOP Are PhDs Just Cheap Labour For Universities? – Rachel Hall
Enhancing Career Development Of Postdoctoral Trainees: Act Locally And Beyond – M. Bishr Omary, Yatrik M. Shah, Santiago Schnell, Shoba Subramanian, Michele S. Swanson, And Mary X. O’riordan
Why Do We Talk Badly About Ourselves? – Joseph Barber
TOP Machine Learning Engineer Is The Best Job In The U.S. According To Indeed – Louis Columbus
How To Write A Great Data Science Resume – Sabrina Baez
TOP How A Stint In Silicon Valley Unleashed One Researcher’s Business Skills – Tomasz Głowacki
American Employers Are Hung Up On Hiring Ph.D.s – Noah Smith
Building Your Own Business Acumen – Joe Wynne
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