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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (October 11th, 2015)

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

*The Non-Academic Job Hunt: Questions FROM Interviewers* – Elizabeth Ohneck

Networking

*TOP* Five Things Professionals Need to Know About Networking – Dorie Clark

1 Thing I Did To Get My Last 3 Jobs Using LinkedIn – Prashin Chaturvedi

Power Of Networking: How The Rich Do It – Jennifer Openshaw

Ten Professional Networking Principles – Angela Weinberger

CVs/Resumes

TOP* 5 Things That Are Doing More Damage To Your Job Application Than You Realize – Kat Moon

The Perfect CV – James Caan

5 Tips To Help You Write A Great Cover Letter – Lea McCleodn

Interviews

*TOP* The Non-Academic Job Hunt: Questions FROM Interviewers – Elizabeth Ohneck

It’s Not You, It’s Your Interview – Li Lin

The 12 Best Questions For Closing Your Next Job Interview – Levo League

Transferable Skills

*TOP* When Hiring, It’s Character That Matters – John Thiel

Traditional Job Search Is Dead- R.I.P. – Marc Miller

8 Reasons You Are Not Motivated and Why You Need To Stay Motivated No Matter What! Harrison Barnes

Academic Blues

*TOP* How To Develop a Daily Writing Habit – Tanya Golash-Boza

Self-Appreciation For Postdocs- You Are Employable – Sally Burns

Please Fit Your Oxygen Mask Before Helping Others – James Donald

Industry Positions

*TOP* Uprooting My Research From The Bench And Planting It In An Office – Heather Marshall

Career Paths: Out Of The Ivory Tower – Lauren Emily Wright

Big U.S. Banks Boost Efforts To Recruit, Retain Female Employees – Emily Glazer

The 12 Best Cities In The World To Start Your Career – Lindsay Kolowich

Here’s How Recruiters Really Fill Jobs – Hannah Morgan

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Isaiah Hankel

Chief Executive Officer at Cheeky Scientist
Isaiah Hankel holds a PhD in Anatomy and Cell Biology. An expert in the biotechnology industry, he specializes in helping other PhDs transition into cutting-edge industry career tracks.

Isaiah believes--from personal experience--that if you feel stuck somewhere in your life, it’s a clear sign that you need to make a change. Don’t sit still and wait for the world to tell you what to do. Start a new project. Build your own business. Take action. Experimentation is the best teacher.

Isaiah is an internationally recognized Fortune 500 consultant, CEO of Cheeky Scientist, and author of the straight-talk bestsellers Black Hole Focus and The Science of Intelligent Achievement.
Isaiah Hankel

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Top 40 Networking Scripts For PhDs

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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

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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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