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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (January 3rd, 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

*7 things You Must Know About Getting Referred For A Job* Hannah Morgan


TOP Tips To Help You With Job Search When You Don’t Know Anyone – Margaret Buj

3 Quick Tips For An Eye-Catching LinkedIn Cover Image – Ritika Trikha

Your LinkedIn Skills Just Got A Lot More Valuable – Donna Svei

Always Be Networking….I Mean Connecting Joel Chappell


TOP 7 things You Must Know About Getting Referred For A Job – Hannah Morgan

How To Impress A Recruiter With Your Resume/CV – Susie Timlin

10 Quantification Mistakes That Kill Resume Credibility – Donna Svei


TOP How To Make A 30-60-90-Day Plan That Gets You The Job Offer – Peggy McKee

Tricky Questions Startup CEO’S Ask At Interview – Sean Cronin

5 Mistakes To Avoid The Morning Of Your Interview – Heather Huhman

You’ve Got the Job Interview, Now What? – Lisa Quest

Transferable Skills

TOP 5 Steps to Master The Art Of Negotiation – Michael Mamas

The Secret To Developing More Perseverance – Peter Economy

3 Common Misconceptions About Personal Branding – Annaliese Henwood

10 Tips On How To Stay Positive While Looking For A Job  – Leia Scoppettulo

Academic Blues

TOP Advice To A Young Scientist – Elisabeth Pain

Talking Merrily About Your Research – Joseph Barber

People Of The Year: Future Of Research’s Postdoc Activists – Beryl Lieff Benderly

Choosing Your Postdoc Position – Elisabeth Pain

Industry Positions

TOP How To Use the New Year To Jumpstart Your Job Search – Katharine Paljug

Mind The Gap: The One Thing You Should Do Every Single Time You Get A Job Offer – Vicki Salemi

10 Tips on How To Get a Job When You Don’t Have Enough Experience – Stan Popovich

How To Find An Out-Of-State Job – Belen Chacon

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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.