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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (November 27th, 2016)

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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

*What You Need To Know Before Taking A Biotech Startup Job* – Mark Terry

Networking

TOP 10 Commandments For Better Networking – Ivan Misner

Four Email Subject Lines That Make Everyone Hate You – Sara McCord

Professional Networking Tips To Boost Your Career Potential – Joe Cote

Finding A Support Network Outside Your Job – Kevin Howell

CVs/Resumes

TOP Top 10 Resume Writing Tips – Alison Doyle

3 Quick Tricks To Make Writing A “Conversational” Cover Letter Easy – Jenny Foss

3 Simple Tips To Make Your Resume Stand Out, As Told By An HR Professional – Liv Sanchez

8 Things You Need To Know About Applicant Tracking Systems – James Hu

Interviews

TOP 4C’s To Asking Great Questions On Interviews – J.T. O’Donell

How To Answer “Why Did You Leave Your Previous Job?” During An Interview – Jamelah Henry

5 Ways To Kill Your Chances With A Hiring Manager – Anish Majumdar

No Job Interviews? Here’s What You May Be Doing Wrong – Natalie Severt

Transferable Skills

TOP Illustrating Career Readiness Competencies Joseph Barber

10 Creative Exercises That Are Better Than Brainstorming – Dani Mansfield

How To Write Less And Say More: Smart Writing Technique – Sasha Vasileva

What Do You Need To Succeed? Listening To A World of Women Entrepreneurs – Karen Quintos

Academic Blues

TOP Why I Said No – Chandani Patel

4 Ways To Maintain A Positive Attitude Even When You’re Stressed – Brian Tracy

Fewer Numbers, Better Science – Rinze Benedictus and Frank Miedema

Scientific Writing: A Very Short Cheat Sheet – Meenakshi Prabhune

Industry Positions

TOP What You Need To Know Before Taking A Biotech Startup Job – Mark Terry

Putting The “In” In Industry: Top Tips For A Successful Transition – Esther Cooke, PhD

Win Your Job Search Competition With These 5 Tricks – Allan Smith

How To Find The Right Life Sciences Career – Monique Ellis

Business Acumen

TOP Tech, Private Markets, And A Trump Presidency: How The US Election Will Impact The Global VC Ecosystem – Keith Rabois

These Drugs Had The Highest Price Increases In 2015 — According To The Government Agency That Pays For Them – Lydia Ramsey

Biopharma Is Hungry For Data Scientists – Mark Terry

Biotech Financial And M&A Trends – Two Steps Forward, One Step Back – Peter Young

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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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