Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (March 20th, 2016)
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…
*Your First Conference* – Kirsty Nash
TOP Your First Conference – Kirsty Nash
An Introvert’s Guide To Networking – Cassie Shortsleeve
9 Ways To Use Your LinkedIn Profile To Get Noticed – Christina Desmarais
TOP Writing Your Resume For An Officially Shorter Attention Span – Virginia Franco
The 7 Steps To Writing An Interview-Winning CV – Sophie Deering
Is Your Resume Up To Scratch? – Siofra Pratt
TOP How To Answer: What Is Your Greatest Weakness? – Jack Leeming
How To Negotiate Salary: 5 Secrets Backed By Research – Eric Barker
Weird Questions? You Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet! – Alice Goffredo
TOP Don’t Give In To Your Inner Critic – Jennifer Polk
Learn To Read Between The Lines Of A Job Ad – David Jensen
Do This 1 Thing To Significantly Improve Your Writing – Glenn Leibowitz
Would You Pay $1,000 For A Basket Of Apples? – J. T.O’Donnell
TOP The Lies We Tell Ourselves – Jonathan Downie
Leaving Academia – Elisabeth Pain
A Tale Of Two Labs – Our Academic Journeys In China And In The USA – Zhiyong Jason Ren and Defeng Xing
Life As A PhD…What Is Next? – Gloria Santos
TOP Career Advice No One Tells You – Raghav Haran
6 Things to Update Before Starting Your Next Job Search – Eric Peters
The Seven Deadly Sins Of The Job Search – Deziray Watts
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