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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (October 18th, 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

*Career Building In Nontraditional Postdoc Tracks* Hannah Rice

Networking

*TOP* The Best Business Networking Technique Is Simply Making A Connection – Dixie Gillaspie

3 Things Highly Successful People Know about Business Networking – Nidhi Kush Shah

What Will The Successful Scientific Social Network Of The Future Look LikePhill Jones

What Makes Millennial Networking Different – Baldwin Cunninham

CVs/Resumes

*TOP* How To Write An Impressive Cover Letter From Scratch In 30 Minutes – Sara McCord

6 Ways Your Resume Says “Do Not Hire Me”  – Brian de Haaff

My Top Tips To Get Your CV Past The Robots  – Morna Simpson

Interviews

*TOP* 17 Biggest Job Interview Mistakes – Andrew LaCivita

What To Do Before A Job Interview – Larry Robin

Overqualified Job Seekers: Smart Strategies For Success – Patricia Lenkov

Here’s How Fast Or Slow You Should Speak To Get Your Message Across – Lisa B. Marshall

Transferable Skills

*TOP* Why Public Speaking Is Linked To Being Successful– Richard Bradley  

Disrupt Yourself: 5 Good Reasons WhyWhitney Johnson

Understanding Resilience – Fleur Heazlewood

19 Signs You’re Emotionally Intelligent (And Why It Matter For Your Career) – Lindsay Kolowich

Academic Blues

*TOP* Career Building In Nontraditional Postdoc Tracks Hannah Rice

The Future Of The Postdoc – Kendall Powell

Bullying In Academia – Dr. Anuja Cabraal

Industry Positions

*TOP* How To Land A Job In Tech After A PhD (Even If You Cannot Install A Printer) – Claire-Louise Fagan

Industry Experience As A Platform For Academic Careers – Alaina G Levine

Can I Apply For 2 Jobs In The Same Company Liz Ryan  

Job Search Jump Start – Want To Change Industry But Can’t Get Interviews? – Gavin Lister

We Need More Women In Management – Ron Haynes

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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

BOOKS

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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