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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (July 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

*10 Ways You Can Use Your Cover Letter To Stand Out, According To 10 Hiring Managers* – The Young Entrepreneur Council


TOP How To Upgrade Your Online Presence – Adam Moore

The Secrets Behind Getting Your Profile Viewed On LinkedIn – Donna Serdula

How To Start Building A Strong Relationship With A Recruiter – Hayley Stanton

Five Tips For Making The Most Out Of Networking Events – Brett Adam


TOP 10 Ways You Can Use Your Cover Letter To Stand Out, According To 10 Hiring Managers – The Young Entrepreneur Council

5 Resume Tips For New Grads – James Beeman

10 Tips For Writing An Outstanding CV – Joanna Wroblewska

The Tough Feedback You Need To Hear During A Long Job Search – Richard May


TOP 9 Things You Must Know About The Recruiting Process – Hannah Morgan

How Do I Bring Up Salary At A Job Interview? – Liz Ryan

2 Questions You Probably Don’t Ask In Job Interviews – But Definitely Should –  Peggy McKee

3 Ways To Use LinkedIn For Your Job SearchArnie Fertig

Transferable Skills

TOP 6 Ways To Build Your Skills And Expertise Outside Of Work – Mary Sherwood Sevinsky

Bridging Science And Real World Impact With Confidence – Jack Leeming

7 Bad Public Speaking Habits That Immediately Destroy Your Likability –  Richard Feloni

Are You Only Worth Your Last Drawn Salary?Debojyoti Dhar 

Academic Blues

TOP The Fool’s Gold Of PhD Employment Data – Gary McDowell

Battling The Physical Symptoms Of Stress – Parneet Pal

What To Do When You’re Scared Of Making A Change – And Of Staying Where You Are – Natasha Stanley

Will My Degree Get Me The Job I Want? – Fatimah Williams Castro

Industry Positions

TOP Research In Industry: A Great Career Choice –  Albert Isidro-Llobet

How To Discover Your Ideal Profession – Michael Mamas

Trying To Find A Job? 8 Little Ways To Make Your Job Search A Whole Lot Easier – Megan Conley

From Academia To Product Management Megan Clarey, PhD

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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.