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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (January 28th, 2018)

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

*The Benefits Of Tailoring Your Resume To The Job Description* – Kevin Dickinson

Networking

TOP Four Desperate Networkers – Ivan Misner

How To Nail That Career Transition — Even If You’re Not Making One Yet – Sallie Krawcheck

Three Tips To Make Sure Your Networking Introduction Is Unforgettable – Anna Roberts

Here’s How To Get More Out Of Networking Events – Jane Burnett

CVs/Resumes

TOP The Benefits Of Tailoring Your Resume To The Job Description – Kevin Dickinson

8 Ways To Make Your Resume Stand Out From The Pack – Aja McClanahan

Resume Tips 2018: 5 Ways To Update Your Resume Right Now – Jen Hubley Luckwaldt

5 Things Your LinkedIn Profile Reveals About You That You Don’t Want It To – Kathy Caprino

Interviews

TOP How To Make Your Next Job Interview Count – Ellen McGirt

5 Interview Mistakes You’re Probably Making – Ashley Stahl

Interview 101: The Best Way To Answer ‘What Do You Consider A Weakness You Have?’ – Chris Lynam

The Most Dangerous Job Interview Question (And How To Dodge It) – Jean Chatzky

Transferable Skills

TOP The 18 Most In-Demand Employability Skills – Joanna Zambas

Transferable Skills More Able To Withstand Automation – Joel Muckett

5 Reasons Why Doing An HR Graduate Scheme Is A Good Idea – Alex Ekong

7 Skills You Need To Manage Remote Employees David Maxfield

Academic Blues

TOP Make Replication Studies ‘A Normal And Essential Part Of Science’, Dutch Science Academy Says – Matt Warren

Keeping An Edge On Your Career Development – Gaia Vasiliver-Shamis

From Parade Ground To Principal Investigator – John Tregoning

Black Motherhood In Academe – Trenita B. Childers

Industry Positions

TOP Lessons In Becoming An Effective Data Scientist – Bill Schmarzo

Be Prepared For New Ways Of Working – Paul Strouts

Why Employers May Want To Identify Candidates Now To Beat The H-1B Lottery Cap – Gigio Ninan

If This Type Of Company Offers You A Job, Run Away – Lauren Hamer

Business Acumen

TOP How To Embed Accountability Into Your Company Culture – Adam Roozen

How Microeconomics Affects Everyday Life – Poonkulali Thangavelu

The Rise Of Behavioral Economics And Its Influence On Organizations – Francesca Gino

Is Culture Meaningless In The Freelance Economy? – Bridget Zapata

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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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