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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (March 27th, 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

*7 Tips For Crafting The Perfect Post-Interview Email* – Levo League

Networking

TOP 12 Things To Share On Twitter While Building Your Personal Brand – Radha Giri

Making An Introduction – Mitchell Lee

The Art Of Networking – Loic Le Meur

Trying To Network More? Here Are Some Tips – Kristen Slawinski  

CVs/Resumes

TOP 4 Tips To Keep Your Resume From Ending Up In The Rejection Pile – Jacqueline Arias

4 Major Reasons Your Resume Gets Thrown Out –  J.T. O’Donell

7 Resume Mistakes That Make You Look Really Unprofessional – Peter Economy

4 Resume Rules You Keep Breaking (For No Good Reason) – Richard May

Interviews

TOP 7 Tips For Crafting The Perfect Post-Interview Email – Levo League

Get The Salary You Deserve: 4 Steps To Figuring Out What You’re Really Worth – Matt Mickiewicz

5 Hiring Process Myths You Need To Know – Heather Huhman

How To Stand Out When Job Hunting Using Social Media [Infographic] – Richard Darell

Transferable Skills

TOP Personality Traits Of A Successful Scientist – Holly Soutter

Leadership Competencies, According To Leaders Around The World – Sunnie Giles

Scientists Are Seen As Cold, But They Can Foster A Warmer Front – Aaron Huertas

Will Your Job Search Survive Your Social Media Activity? – Richard Larson

Academic Blues

TOP The Post-postdoc – Boaz Vilozny, PhD

The Postdoc Problem: Too Many, Or The Wrong Kind? – Keith Micoli

Champagne And Anxiety: Diary Of A PhD Completion – Deborah Netolicky

Is A PhD Really Like A Child?  – Anastasija Ropa

Industry Positions

TOP 3 Entry-Level Job Seeking Mistakes To Avoid – Jessica Holbrook Hernandez

Using Edward De Bono’s Six Thinking Hats® To Support Your Job Search  – Jon Stephenson

Preparing For The Transition To Data Science – Roni Kobrosly & Kevin Mercurio

Women In Physics: Personal Perspectives – Sarah-Jane Lonsdale

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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.