Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (June 25th, 2017)
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…
*What Is The Point Of A Postdoc?* – Ellen Elliott, Ph.D.
TOP How To Turn Business Networking Into Authentic Connections – Kristin Hoppe
Referral Coincidence? – Ivan Misner
7 Comfortable And Easy Networking Tips For Introverts – Lori Bumgarner, M.Ed.
11 Things To Avoid When Writing A Resume – Lisa Rangel
How Far Back Should Your Resume Go? – Isabel Thottam
10 Body Language Mistakes To Avoid In A Job Interview – Megan Elliott
TOP Ways To Improve Oral Communication – Ashley Miller
5 Proven Ways To Be More Focused – Kevin Daum
The Importance Of Extra-Curricular Activities – Dan Mason
TOP What Is The Point Of A Postdoc? – Ellen Elliott, Ph.D.
Iterativity In Postgraduate Writing: Making Peace With The Mess – Sherran Clarence
The Most Common Career Advice That Graduates Should Ignore (And What To Do Instead) – Anisa Purbasari Horton
From Visual Arts To Visualizing Biology – Milka Kostic
TOP Product Managers For The Digital World – Chandra Gnanasambandam, Martin Harrysson, Shivam Srivastava, and Yun Wu
The Road Ahead For Life Science PhDs ‒ The Industry Options – Debojyoti Dhar
Why It’s Not Always Best To Be Aggressive When Negotiating Your Salary – Nina Stoller-Lindsey
TOP Acquisitions Can Help You Scale, But Come With Risks – Doug and Polly White
How To Communicate Clearly During Organizational Change – Elsbeth Johnson
How To Integrate And Maintain Company Culture After A Merger – Tarun Mittal
3 Things I’ve Learned While Working In A Startup – Pavel Malos
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