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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (December 20th, 2015)

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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

*How To Quantify Your Resume Bullets* – Lily Zhang

Networking

TOP Shh, Quiet: An Introvert’s Guide To Networking – Kirstie Brewer

How To Instantly Connect With Anyone  – Travis Bradberry

Why Your LinkedIn Headline Is So Important – Amanda Haddaway

If You Want To Be More Successful, Stop Networking – Daniel DiPiazza

CVs/Resumes

TOP How To Quantify Your Resume Bullets – Lily Zhang

5 Resume Mistakes That Sabotage Your Job Search – Tamara Star

Your Cover Letter: How To Write The Perfect Opening Line – Dana Leavy

Play The One-Minute Game That’ll Show You How To Improve Your Resume – Katie Douthwaite Wolf

Interviews

TOP Executive Phone Interview? 10 Important Techniques To Land The Offer – Lisa Rangel

How To Ace the 50 Most Common Interview Questions – Dr. Travis Bradberry

The New Rules Of Presentations – Simon Morton

Five Good Reasons To Hang Up On A Recruiter – Liz Ryan

Transferable Skills

TOP Want A New Job – Be A Team Player – Heather Huhman

5 Tips For Becoming A Brilliant Conversationalist – Marty Fukuda

Research Shows Asking The Right Questions Is An Underrated Skill – Business Matters

How To Translate Book Smarts Into Job Search Success – Eileen Hoenigman

Academic Blues

Top The Case Of the Disappearing Postdocs – Beryl Lieff Benderly

5 Tips On Moving From Academia To Industry – Nessa Banville

There’s An Awful Cost To Getting A PhD That No One Talks About – Jennifer Walker

Why You Should Go To That Workshop– Lilia Mantai

Industry Positions

TOP So You’re Interested in Science Policy: Three Ways To Get Your Foot In The Door Of Policymakers – Dr. Jessica Ash

Don’t Use These Phrases In Your Non-Academic Job Letters – Anne Krook

3-Step Sniper Approach To Getting Your First Job – Ryan Niessen

4 Reasons You Should Keep Up Your Job Search During The Holidays – Kathy Gans

Finding Job Satisfaction As A Venture Capitalist – Julie Gould

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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

Learn how to get replies from top employers and recruiters as a PhD. This eBook will show you the exact words and phrases to use ...

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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