Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (October 19th, 2019)
Every week, we scour the Internet for the best industry transition articles for PhDs – so you don’t have to!
Our two consultants independently search for the most informative articles in the categories of networking, CVs/resumes, interviews, transferable skills, academic blues, industry positions, and business acumen.
Our consultants vote on a top article for each category and a top overall article for the week.
This week’s best articles are…
Top Overall: Where Women Fall Behind at Work: The First Step Into Management – Vanessa Fuhrmans
Top: 5 Different Ways to Get the Real Scoop on a Company’s Culture – Jenny Foss
3 Ways to Make the Most of Your Alumni Network – Dorie Clark
How to Introduce Yourself in an Email – Alison Doyle
Top: You Can Overcome a Long Gap in Your Resume – Sue Shellenbarger
5 Resume Writing Tips to Improve Your Management Resume – Resume to Referral
Top: Looking For A Flexible Job? Five Ways To Ace The Job Interview – Caroline Ceniza-Levine
The best way to answer this tough job interview question – Kathryn Vasel
Ace Your Interview Following These 15 Useful Tips – The Way Factory
Top: Articulating Adaptability – Robert Pearson
Why Resilience Can Make Or Break Your Career – Caroline Castrillon
Soft skills key for a successful career – Greg Fleming
Top: Four PhD grads in the humanities tell their stories – Paul Yachnin
How I overcame impostor syndrome after leaving academia – Desiree Dickerson
Elite M.B.A. Programs Report Steep Drop in Applications – Chip Cutter
How I made peace with my imperfections in grad school – Brittany L. Ulhorn
Top: Where Women Fall Behind at Work: The First Step Into Management – Vanessa Fuhrmans
The Product Manager vs. the CEO vs. the CTO – Brian de Haaff
Targeting Life Sciences Employers Based on Their Needs – Katharine Hansen, Ph.D.
When a Pay Cut Can Help You Up the Career Ladder – Nicole Dieker
Top: Shifting Approaches from Traditional R&D to Platform – Lisa Henderson
The Challenge of Cultured Meat – David Kirk
Pharma, Biotech VC Investments Continue Shift to Early Stage Deals – Sarah de Crescenzo
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.