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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (December 25th, 2016)

Best Industry Transition Articles For PhDs June 20 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

*Activate Your ‘It’ Factor For Job Search Success* – David G. Jensen


TOP Four Easy Ways To Make A Memorable First Impression – Anett Grant

Is No One Visiting? Share And Write To Increase Your LinkedIn Profile Traffic – Virginia Franco

The Importance Of Networking In Science – Subhra Priyadarshini

Essential Networking Tips For Graduate Students – Nana Lee


TOP 5 Easy, Brilliant Ways To Refresh Your Resume – Hannah Hickok

3 “Super Basic” Resume Skills You Should Think Twice Before Including – Lauren Hamer

How To Talk About Transferable Skills – Deanna Hartley

Medical Writing: Getting Your CV Noticed – Dani Williams


TOP This Is What Makes Hiring Managers Fight For Under-Qualified Candidates – Caroline Liu

4 Common Mistakes That Lead To Bad Hires (And How To Avoid Them) – Karla Cook

5 Questions To Ask Your Potential Employer During Every Interview – Vicki Salemi

What Your Interview Body Language Says About You… And How You Can Learn To Fake It ‘Till You Make It – Hannah Ryle

Transferable Skills

TOP Activate Your ‘It’ Factor For Job Search Success – David G. Jensen

The Art Of Timeliness: 5 Tips To Help Entrepreneurs Meet Deadlines – KC Agu

Five Ways Science Communication Can Help You Rachel Harris

Research Data Management For Early Career Researchers Erica Brockmeier

Academic Blues

TOP Funding: Word Perfect – Amber Dance

Academic Conferencing For Dummies – Helena Ledmyr

The Hard Road To Reproducibility – Lorena A. Barba

Industry: Open For Business Chris Woolston

Industry Positions

TOP From Bench Science To Patent Manager: An Interview With Jeremiah Mitzelfelt – Viviane Callier

These Are 10 Of The Hottest Biotech Hubs In Europe – Clara Rodríguez Fernández

Why The Holiday Season Is A Great Time For Job Searching – Amanda Clark

5 Things Job Applicants Can Expect in 2017 – Ray Bixler

Business Acumen

TOP These Are The Top 5 Workplace Trends We’ll See In 2017 – Lydia Dishman

5 Trends Impacting Biotechs – Lisa LaMotta

Who Gets Venture Capital Funding? – Laurie Meisler, Mira Rojanasakul and Jeremy Scott Diamond

Fundamentals When Approaching Big Pharma – Andrew Mitchell

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Cathy Sorbara, Ph.D. & Arunodoy Sur, Ph.D.

Cathy Sorbara, Ph.D. & Arunodoy Sur, Ph.D.

Cathy has a PhD in Medical Life Science and Technology and currently works as a publishing editor in Cambridge, England. Arunodoy is a PhD in Integrative Biology and has training in intellectual property, entrepreneurship, and venture capitalism.
Cathy Sorbara, Ph.D. & Arunodoy Sur, Ph.D.