Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (August 30, 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…
*How Postdocs Can Maximize Their Career Chances In A Competitive World* – Belinda Lee Huang, PhD
*TOP* 25 Tips to Be A LinkedIn Speed User – Donna Svei
What Your Job Search Need Is An Elevator Pitch – Amanda Clark
The 15-Minute Method To Writing An Unforgettable Elevator Speech – Kathryn Minshew
Networking: Talking The Talk – Julie Gould
*TOP* How To Create The Perfect One Page Resume – Danny Rubin
Make Your Cover Letter Shine – Margaret Buj
Top Resume Skills For 2015 – Trista Winnie
The Cover Letter You Should Be Writing – Wendy Zitzman
*TOP* Seven Ways To Boost Confidence At A Job Interview – Charlotte Seager
7 Ways To Combat Pre-interview Stress – Maisie Devine
*TOP* Six Ways Scientists Can Become Storytellers And Why They Should – Karina Pombo-Garcia
7 Hobbies Science Says Will Make You Smarter – Christina Baldassarre
*TOP* How Postdocs Can Maximize Their Career Chances In A Competitive World – Belinda Lee Huang, PhD
The Completion Agenda-Finishing Dissertation & Job Hunt – David D Pelmutter
Lift Your Thinking: How to Achieve What You Want Out of Life – Shona Keachie
*TOP* How To Avoid Shifting Into Another Career That You Hate – Natasha Stanley
Biomedical Research: Drug Hunters Wanted – Jeffrey M Perkel
5 Work Experience Options If You Have None – David Shindler
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