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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (August 7th, 2016)

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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…

Top Overall

*Career Transition – From Academia To Industry* – Urszula Czerwinska

Networking

TOP 5 Steps To Creating A Pitch-Perfect Elevator Pitch – Kitty Boitnott

7 Smart And Smarter Reasons To Be On LinkedIn – Donna Svei

An Introvert’s Guide To Communicating With Results – Caren Merrick

Revealed: Expert Strategy To Boost LinkedIn Visibility – Anish Majumdar

CVs/Resumes

TOP 19 Reasons This Is An Excellent Resume – Vivian Giang

Cover Letters Are Dead – Kristina Evans

Dealing With Employment Gaps On Your LinkedIn Profile – Donna Serdula

How To Make Your Skills Look Exciting On Your Resume (Because That List You Have Now Is Meh) – Jennifer Little-Fleck

Interviews

TOP Where Do You See Yourself In 5 Years? – Heidi Giusto

The Sneaky Trick To Being Likable In Interviews – J.T.O’Donnell

Why You Should Always Go Off-Script In A Job Interview – Tanya Menon and Leigh Thompson

10 Phrases That Make You Sound Dishonest In Job Interviews – Jacquelyn Smith and Aine Cain

Transferable Skills

TOP Eight Things That Are More Important For Success Than Intelligence – Jack Leeming

How To Define Your Personal Brand In 5 Simple Steps – Ryan Eskine

Five Time-Management Tips – Gaia Vasiliver-Shamis

Think Before You Speak: How To Lose Friends And Not Influence People – Robin Kermode

Academic Blues

TOP Career Transition – From Academia To Industry – Urszula Czerwinska

Alternatives Within Academia – Nathan L Vanderford

Before You Take That Faculty Job… – Keysha Whitaker

Your Part-Time PhD Doesn’t Have To Be Your Life – Dr Inger Mewburn

Industry Positions

TOP Ten Rules For Negotiating A Job Offer  – Haseeb Qureshi

The Art Of Getting Positive References – Christiana Davis

7 Ways To Find Meaning At Work – David Brooks and Arthur Brooks

Growth From Failure – Tenaya K. Vallery

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