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…
*What Should You Include On Your Personal Resume (CV) Website?* – Brenda Barron
TOP How To Build A Diverse Network – Why You Should And How To Do It | Networking For Success Series – Lin Grensing-Pophal
20 Business Networking Strategies for Entrepreneurs – Caroline Goldstein
Networking Tips for People Who Don’t Network – Brandon Wu
TOP What Should You Include On Your Personal Resume (CV) Website? – Brenda Barron
3 Ways To Drum Up New Career Opportunities On LinkedIn – Anish Majumdar
90-Day Career Diet: Addressing The ‘Dreaded Resume’ – Gary Burnison
How To Upgrade Your Cv For A Manager Position – Amanda Augustine
TOP How To Answer The 6 Toughest Job Interview Questions – Beth Luberecki
Use The STAR Method To Answer Any Interview Question – Kate Lopaze
How To Ace A Job Interview: What To Wear, What To Bring And Other Tips – Susannah Snider
HOW TO ANSWER – Why Did You Leave Your Last Job? – Anastasia
TOP The Best Leaders Aren’t Afraid To Ask For Help – Peter Bregman
15 Soft Skills You Need To Succeed When Entering The Workforce – Forbes Coaches Council
6 Soft Skills Even the Most Technical Employees Need – John Rampton
TOP My First Postdoc Position Was A Disaster. This Is What I Learned – Victor S. C. Wong
The 10,000 PhDs Project At The University of Toronto: Using Employment Outcome Data To Inform Graduate Education – Reinhart Reithmeier et al.
3 Tips to Go for Epic Goals and Networking – Maggie Sarfo
A Quick, Easy And Effective Way To Find A New Career Path – Kathleen Houlihan
TOP The Rise Of The UX Writer – Emily Stevens
When To Turn Down A Promising Job Candidate – John Rampton
TOP The Era Of “Move Fast And Break Things” Is Over – Hemant Taneja
How To Boost Your Skills to Become a Successful Entrepreneur? – Ritesh PatilEmewulu
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