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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (June 21, 2015)

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

*TOP* 15 Job Interview Thank You Note Tips – Brittney Helmrich

Advice To Graduate Students Interviewing For Industry Positions – Carl Anderson

Five Interview Mistakes That Will Sabotage Your Chances – Amy Adler

How To Stand Out In A Job Interview – Liz Ryan

Transferable Skills

*TOP* Transferable Skills – Beyond The Bench – Julie Gould

Developing Transferable Skills During Science Training – Joanne Kamens

How To Recognize Your Transferable Skills – Lisa Restelie

Transferable Skills And Storytelling – Julie Gould

Academic Blues

*TOP* Feeling Stuck – Carrie Arnold

How To Stay Sane Through Your PhD – Inez von Weitershausen

The Stressed-Out Postdoc – Carrie Arnold

No End In Sight: Academic Research And Time Off – Amanda Ann Klein

Industry Positions

9 Researcher-Proven Tips For Scientists Seeking A New Career – Jeff Hansen and Matt Windsor

A Guide To Consulting Careers For PhD Scientists – Vijaysree Venkataraman

The Ultimate Sales Glossary: 61 Terms Explained – Lindsay Kolowich

Trading Pipette For The Pen – Transitioning From Science To Science Writing – Julia Rosen

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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.