Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (April 8th, 2018)
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…
*Understanding The Value Of PhDs: Academic V. Non-Academic Career Paths* – Joanna Hughes
Here’s How To Network Without Hating It, Seriously – Brian Wong
Even Introverts Can Rock At Networking. Here’s How – Rick Goodman
TOP 6 Tips On How To Tailor Your Resume To A Job Description (Examples) – Natalie Severt
Caroline Zaayer Kaufman
20+ Skills That Will Look Great On Your Resume – Matthew Kosinski
How Effective Are LinkedIn Profiles On A Resume? – Cliff Flamer
TOP What Are The Different Types Of Job Interviews? – Debra Auerbach
10 Ways To Overcome Your Interview Fears – Ximena Hartsock
TOP Understanding The Value Of PhDs: Academic V. Non-Academic Career Paths – Joanna Hughes
Building Your “Soft Skills” – Lauren Celano
18 Tips To Build Bullet-Proof Confidence At Work – Joanna Zambas
TOP The Autopilot Postdoc – Karin Bodewits, Philipp Gramlich and David Giltner
I Got Lost In Academia. To Find My Way, I Moved Across An Ocean – Malin L. Nording
We’re All Frauds: Managing Imposter Syndrome In Grad School – Caitlyn Blake-Hedges
3 Ways You Can Be Stymied In Your Career – Jennifer Polk and L. Maren Wood
TOP What Getting A Job In Data Science Might Look Like – Kristen Kehrer
10 Important Things Not To Forget When Job Hunting – Alison Doyle
Financial Career Options For Professionals – David Kochanek
5 Sales Skills That Will Grab Your Prospects’ Attention – John Barrows
TOP How To Write The Financial Section Of A Business Plan – Jennifer Post
6 Steps To An Effective Financial Statement Analysis – Dubos J. Masson
Why Tech Innovation Isn’t The Answer Everyone Thinks It Is – W. Chan Kim and Renée Mauborgne
Mergers And Acquisitions: The Key To A ‘Shaken Up’ Future? – John M. Mason
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