Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (October 26th, 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: Women in the Workplace 2019 – Jess Huang, Alexis Krivkovich, Irina Starikova, Lareina Yee, and Delia Zanosch
Top: 5 unique ways candidates have made themselves stand out in the job application process – Jessica Zapier-Greene
10 LinkedIn Secrets to Get Discovered by Recruiters and Grow Your Network – Madison Mento
This Is One Decision That Can Absolutely Ruin Your Career Success – Terina Allen
Top: 10 Unexpected Ways to Use Cover Letters – Katharine Hansen
10 Tips On How To Craft A Perfect Resume – Kerim Hudson
How ‘Showing Your Work’ Is The New Résumé – Goldie Chan
Recruiters at Amazon and Google Say They Always Want to See ‘Format Number 3’ – Bill Murphy Jr.
Top: Mastering The Art Of The Follow-Up Email In The Job Interview Process – Chris Westfall
50 Most Common Interview Questions – Glassdoor
How to Answer ‘Why Do You Want to Work Here?’ in a Job Interview – Josh Ocampo
Tips to Help You with Your Next Supply Chain Interview – SCM Talent Group
Top: Identifying and Communicating Transferable Skills for Life Sciences Professionals – Katharine Hansen, Ph.D.
How Academia Could Help Close the Technology Skills Gap – Ryan Foltz
Microsoft Office, data analytics, virtual assistant top most-wanted job skills – N.F. Mendoza
The Hidden Skillset of a Senior Manager – Chrisa Donovan
Top: The 3 Most Important Questions Every Prospective Grad Student Must Face – Ethan Siegel
Maintaining balance in graduate school: Coping strategies for academic life – Sarah Tynen
Grad students to thesis committees: no more hors d’oeuvres – Adam Ruben
Post-Ph.D. job searches are tough. Here’s how I escaped Dr. Seuss’s ‘Waiting Place’ – Nathan Pickle
Top: Improve your Chances of Becoming a Clinical Research Associate – Zeke Misner
Transitioning from postdoc researcher to gig-economy scientist – Amanda Niehaus
Multiple skills key to a medical research career – Sue White
Why is Supply Chain Such a Great Career Path? – Supply Chain Game Changer
Top: Women in the Workplace 2019 – Jess Huang, Alexis Krivkovich, Irina Starikova, Lareina Yee, and Delia Zanosch
5 Biotech and Pharmaceutical Innovation Trends in 2019 – Charlie Harper
Silent (R)evolution in Medical Affairs Through the Power of Partnerships and Collaborations – Aleksander Bedenkov, Carmen Moreno, Ryan Bate, Andrey Ipatov, Filip Surmont, and Maarten Beekman
Preparing for Success: Advancing Site-Sponsor Relationships – WIRB-Copernicus Group (WCG)
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ABOUT ISAIAH HANKEL, PHD
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 3 million PhDs in 152 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 two bestselling books with Wiley and 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