Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (August 5th, 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…
*Why You’re Probably Networking All Wrong (And What To Do Instead)* – Dakota Shane
TOP Why You’re Probably Networking All Wrong (And What To Do Instead) – Dakota Shane
5 Conversation Starters To Make You Sound Less Awkward On The Phone – Elizabeth Wellington
Networking Is A Waste Of Time- Or Is It? – Hannah Morgan
TOP Include These Things In Your Resume To Get The Recruiter’s Attention – Jillian Kramer
Resume & Cover Letter Tips For Getting Promoted – Kimberly Sarmiento
Word Vs PDF Resume: What Is The Best Resume Format? – Natalie Severt
Resume Rules: Why There Is No Such Thing – Adrienne Tom
TOP Company Culture: What Are You Looking For And How Do You Learn About A Company’s Culture? – Miki (Michal) Feldman-Simon
The Ins And Outs Of Negotiating With Someone Who Is Clearly A Better Negotiator – Praveen Tipirneni
10 Phrases For Instant Credibility In A Job Interview – Natalie Fisher
How To Turn Your Job Interview Into A Job Offer – Ashira Prossack
TOP Top Skills And Certifications For The Knowledge Economy – Alison Doyle
Communicating Your Science With Help From ComSciCon – Nathan Sanders
8 Simple Ways To Improve Your Presentation Skills – Michi Ancheta
TOP Recommendations For Requesting Recommendations – Adam Ruben
Academia Is The Alternative Career Path – Mark Humphries
PIs Need To Help Postdocs Develop Their Careers – Elisabeth Pain
Why Labs Should Embrace 360-Degree Faculty Reviews – Jonathan Thon
TOP 5 Strategic Business Factors Every Project Manager Should Know – Moira Alexander
Becoming A Product Manager: What Do Current PMs Say? – Vazgen Babayan
Common Interview Questions For Business Analysts – Greg DePersio
TOP Non-Bank Financing Methods For Startups – Carlyann Edwards
What Blockchain Means For The Future Of Accounting Practices – Bryce Welker
Three Signals Your Industry Is About To Be Disrupted – Megan Beck and Barry Libert
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