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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (August 26th, 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…

Top Overall

*4 Ways To Provide Value To Your Contacts While Networking* – Chrissy Scivicque

Networking

TOP 4 Ways To Provide Value To Your Contacts While Networking – Chrissy Scivicque

Ten Ways To Waste Your Time In A Networking Group – Ivan Misner

One Engineer Explains How Relationships Can Have A Big Impact On Your Career – Natalie Burg

The Most Exciting LinkedIn Feature You Won’t Believe Is Free – Wayne Breitbarth

CVs/Resumes

TOP How To Write A Resume In 7 Easy Steps – Robert Half

10 Resume Tips You Haven’t Heard Before – Julia Malacoff

The Best Way To Add Keywords To Your Resume – Isabel Thottam

24 Words That Show Leadership On A Resume – Christine Bernier Lienke

Interviews

TOP Most Job Candidates Fail My Simple Interview Test Right Away. Here’s How. – Jim Joseph

9 Of The Most Difficult Interview Questions – And How To Answer Them – Kit Warchol

18 Cultural Fit Job Interview Questions – Susan M. Heathfield

Ghosting An Employer Will Backfire—Send This Email Instead – Stav Ziv

Transferable Skills

TOP What Are Transferable Skills? – Michael Cheary

5 Ways To Boost Your Confidence When You Feel Inexperienced – Avery Blank

How Soft Skills Can Help You Get Ahead In A Tech World – Shelley Osborne

5 Skills Product Managers Should Put On Their Resume Brian de Haaff

Academic Blues

TOP The Danger Of Fetishizing Failure In The Academy – Jessica Riddell

Stepping Up To The Podium: Wrestling With Impostor Syndrome As A Teacher – Jeffrey Maloy

Top Tips For Building And Maintaining International Collaborations – Virginia Gewin

How The Science Of Well-Being Can Enhance Your Career – Melissa Dalgleish

Industry Positions

TOP 10 In-Demand Biotechnology Careers Shaping Our Future – Shayna Joubert

If You’re Over 40 And Work, You’re In For Some Big Surprises – Richard Eisenberg

Google Alerts For Business: 7 Ways To Leverage This Free Tool – Katelyn Fogle

Starting A Startup After Your PhD – Chengcheng Kang

Business Acumen

TOP What Is A Strong General Business Acumen? – Brian Hill

The Ultimate Dictionary Of Marketing Terms You Should Know – Alec Biedrzycki

Whiteboard Session: How To Work Successfully Across Borders – Tsedal Neeley

Make Your Company’s Culture Go Viral – Kristy Hull

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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

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Top 40 Networking Scripts For PhDs

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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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