Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (May 27th, 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…
*Why Introverts Might Actually Be Better Networkers* – David Burkus
TOP Why Introverts Might Actually Be Better Networkers – David Burkus
Twitter For Academics 101 – Caitlin Vander Weele
5 Habits Of Highly Successful Networkers – Falon Fatemi
TOP 4 Resume Tips You’ve Probably Never Heard Before – Shelcy V. Joseph
6 Ways To Make Sure Your Resume Gets Read – Dan Scalco
The Best Skills To Include On A Resume – Alison Doyle
7 Tips For Writing A Winning Cover Letter – Robert Half
TOP An Outer View Of The Interview – Adam Ruben
This Is The Smartest Thing I’ve Ever Done In An Interview – McKayla Kennedy
Job Interview Question: What Are Your Hobbies? – Alison Doyle
TOP Soft Skills – Hiring Managers Say Are Key Differentiator: Are You Prepared? – Chrissy Scivicque
Harnessing The Power Of Soft Skills – Seldean Smith
Top 7 Non-Financial Skills Required In Finance – Amy Fontinelle
TOP NextGen Postdocs – Tracy J. Costello
Overcoming The PhD Stereotype – David Giltner
There’s No Shame In Leaving Academia – Barbara A. Wanchisen
Some Hard Numbers On Science’s Leadership Problems – Richard Van Noorden
TOP Non-Academic Research Careers: A PhD’s Guide To Standing Out From The Crowd – Seema Sharma
Investment Analyst: Career Path And Qualifications – J. William Carpenter
Science Careers Are Careers That Involve Science – Dana Berry
TOP Finance Vs. Accounting ‒ Which Is Better? (Top Differences) – Dheeraj Vaidya
Organizing For A Digital World – Jenny Davis-Peccoud, Laurent-Pierre Baculard, Greg Caimi and Oliver Straehle
Will Artificial Intelligence Make You A Better Leader? – Sam Bourton, Johanne Lavoie, and Tiffany Vogel
If you’re ready to start your transition into industry, you can apply to book a free Transition Call with our founder Isaiah Hankel, PhD or one of our Transition Specialists. Apply to book a Transition Call here.
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CEO, CHEEKY SCIENTIST & SUCCESS MENTOR TO PHDS
Dr. Isaiah Hankel is the Founder and CEO of Cheeky Scientist. His articles, podcasts and trainings are consumed annually by millions of PhDs and other professionals in hundreds of different countries. He has helped PhDs transition into top companies like Amazon, Google, Apple, Intel, Dow Chemical, BASF, Merck, Genentech, Home Depot, Nestle, Hilton, SpaceX, Tesla, Syngenta, the CDC, UN and Ford Foundation.
Dr. Hankel has published 3X bestselling books and his latest book, The Power of a PhD, debuted on the Barnes & Noble bestseller list. His methods for getting PhDs hired have been featured in the Harvard Business Review, Nature, Forbes, The Guardian, Fast Company, Entrepreneur Magazine and Success Magazine.More Written by Isaiah Hankel, PhD