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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (February 2nd 2019)

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…

Top Overall

Networking

TOP Easy Networking For Introverts: 7 Tips To Network Effectively In Your Own Company – Caveman

How To Start A Conversation At A Networking Event – Alison Doyle

Here Are 33 Networking Tips You Can Easily Read In Under 5 Minutes – Kaitlyn Russell

Good And Bad Networking – Julia Austin

CVs/Resumes

TOP 13 Tips To Age-proof Your Resume – Amy Elisa Jackson

Top 15 Resume Mistakes (With Good Vs Bad Resume Examples) – Charley Mendoza

5 Tips To Write A Strong Resume – Ashira Prossack

Cue The Two-page Highlight Reel For Resume Success –  Chris Newsome

Interviews

TOP 10 Tricky Interview Questions And How To Answer Them – Alison Doyle

20 Situational Interview Questions And Answers To Nail Your Interview – Tom Gerencer

How To Write A Cover Letter That Lands You An Interview – Glenn Carter

The Best Answers To The 7 Worst Interview Questions – Katherine Eion

Transferable Skills

TOP Viewpoint: The Case For Soft Skills – Leah Weiss

LinkedIn Report: These 4 Ideas Are Shaping The Future Of Hr And Hiring – Mark Lobosco

The Top 4 Leadership Skills Necessary In Pharma – Rick Lepsinger

These Are The 5 Most Sought-after Soft Skills At Work For 2019 According LinkedInJohn Lim

Academic Blues

TOP ‘Design Thinking’ Can Help You Forge A New Career Path – Ginny Brzezinski

How To Deal With Stress And Burnout In Your Job Search – Rachel Montanez

The Emotional Toll Of Graduate School – Prateek Puri

Turn The Career Of Your Dreams Into Reality – H.V. Macarthur

Industry Positions

TOP Healthcare Jobs 2.0: The Future Of Healthcare And Tech – Maggie Kimberl

Finding My Footing In The Ocean Of Ux Design – Makrand Patwardhan

21 Of The Most In-demand Jobs In The Us — And How Much They’ll Pay – Emma Newburger

6 Most In-demand Technology Jobs Of 2019 – Dale Mckerrell

Business Acumen

TOP Communications In Mergers: The Glue That Holds Everything Together – Oliver Engert, Becky Kaetzler, Kameron Kordestani, And Anish Koshy

11 Ways To Improve Collaboration Between Departments – Ling Wong

The History Of Bio-pharma M&As: An Industry Genealogy – Avid Davidovic

It’s Time To Stop Treating R&D As A Discretionary Expenditure – Vijay Govindarajan, Shivaram Rajgopal, Anup Srivastava, Luminita Enache

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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 20 Transferable Skills For PhDs

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Salary Negotiation For PhDs

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Industry Resume Guide For PhDs

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Top 20 Industry Jobs For PhDs

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