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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (August 9, 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…

Top Overall

*7 Secrets To A Successful Job Interview* – Alexa Schirtzinger

Networking

*TOP* How To Work The Room At Your Next Networking Event – Katherine Boyarsky

Networking Tips From A Recovering Introvert – Glenn Leibowitz

How To Write An Eye Catching Linkedin Profile – Joanne Chiocchi

How To Master The Art of Social Selling – Jeff Haden

CVs/Resumes

*TOP* Verbal Origami- How New Phds Should Prepare Resumes For Nonacademic Job Searches – Joseph Barber

6 Steps To Submitting A Resume That Gets Seen – Joanne Kamens

Yes, Your Resume Needs A Summary – Jane Heifetz

Interviews

*TOP* 7 Secrets To A Successful Job Interview – Alexa Schirtzinger

How To Write An Author Bio That Doesn’t Suck – Neil Patel

Will Your Interview Answers Get You Hired? – Travis Bradberry

Transferable Skills

*TOP* Ph.D.s Do Have Transferable Skills, Part 1 – Elizabeth Keenan

4 Reasons Why You’re Much More Qualified For Your Dream Job Than You Think You Are – Ellen Fondiler

How To Be The Brand Manager Of YOU – Tracey Parsons

Academic Blues

*TOP* How To Gain Respect From Your Thesis Supervisor Even When You Don’t Feel Confident – Dora Farkas

The Entrepreneurial PhD Who Is Set To Address Unmet Medical Needs – Yanni Wang

Why Not Have A Life? – Gary McDowell

Industry Positions

*TOP* From The Bench To Marketing: Careers Under The Microscope – Claire Standen

8 Actions You Must Take After Job Search Rejection – Lisa Rangel

Nonprofits In The Massachusetts BioPharma Landscape – Joanne Kamens

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Dr. Isaiah Hankel is the Founder and CEO of Cheeky Scientist. His articles, podcasts and trainings are consumed annually by millions of PhDs and other professionals in hundreds of 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.

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