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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (March 11th, 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

*Forget Networking: Relationship Building Is The Best Career Shortcut* – Shelley Zalis

Networking

TOP Forget Networking: Relationship Building Is The Best Career Shortcut – Shelley Zalis

Everyday Networking Tips For The Life Sciences – Tina Baumgartner

1 Networking Technique That Helps People Change Careers Faster – J.T. O’Donnell

The Profile Changes That Trigger Notifications To Your Network – Donna Serdula

CVs/Resumes

TOP Resume Reviews (And Why I Almost Never Do Them) – Anne Marie Segal

The 10 Words LinkedIn Says To Strike From Your Professional Profile – Amy George

4 CV Tips You Should Always Give To Your Candidates – Andrew Fennel

Ten Things Never, Ever To Put In Your LinkedIn Profile – Liz Ryan

Interviews

TOP How To Prepare For Video Interviews (Part 1) – Lindsay Robinson

How To Prepare For Video Interviews (Part 2): The Tech Setup – Lindsay Robinson

5 Things You Should Do After A Job Interview – Alison Doyle

What’s The Worst Question To Ask In A Job Interview? – Dean Stallard

Transferable Skills

TOP Soft Skills Are Key To Move From Engineer Or Tech Expert To Leader – Dale Callahan

Transferable Skills Guide: Managing A Team – Karen Guerin

Collaborating For The Win – Elisabeth Pain

Transferable Skills: Putting Things Into Context – Reinier Hernandez

Academic Blues

TOP Meta-Research: Improving The Way We Communicate (And Perform!) Scientific Research? – David Kent

Making The Most Out Of Conferences – Derek Attig

The Leaky Pipeline: Thank Putdowns, Slights – Chris Woolston

The Grief Of The Ex-Academic – Leonard Cassuto

Industry Positions

TOP The Basics Of Business Development – Shobhit Seth

Ask An Expert: How Can I Switch From Teaching To Working At A Nonprofit – Victoria Crispo

7 Habits Of Highly Successful Competitive Intelligence Analysts – Melissa Stewart

Building Community As A Career – Maggie Kuo

Business Acumen

TOP Series A, B, C Funding: How It Works – Shoshanna Delventhal

The Humanization Of The Corporation – Martin Reeves, Claus Dierksmeier, and Claudio Chittaro

5 Steps To Growing Your Business Without Competing – Martin Zwilling

14 Factors For Measuring Leadership And Management Performance – Erin Patton

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BOOKS

Complete LinkedIn Guide For PhDs

Learn how to build the perfect LinkedIn profile to attract hiring managers and recruiters. In this eBook for PhDs, you will get access to proven ...

Top 40 Networking Scripts For PhDs

Learn how to get replies from top employers and recruiters as a PhD. This eBook will show you the exact words and phrases to use ...

Informational Interviews For PhDs

Learn how to set up and execute informational interviews with PhDs and other professionals working in industry. In this eBook, you will learn exactly which ...

Top 20 Transferable Skills For PhDs

Learn the top 20 transferable skills that industry employers ranked as "most important" for PhDs to include on their resumes and LinkedIn profiles. In this ...

Salary Negotiation For PhDs

Learn advanced salary negotiation strategies for PhDs. In this eBook, you will learn how to set your "walkaway number," spot "appeal-to-authority" tactics,  and avoid "muddying ...

Industry Resume Guide For PhDs

Learn how to craft the perfect industry resume to attract employers. In this eBook for PhDs, you will get access to proven resume templates, learn ...

Top 20 Industry Jobs For PhDs

Learn about the top 20 industry careers for PhDs (regardless of your academic background). In this eBook, you will gain insight into the most popular, ...

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