Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (October 29th, 2017)
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, interviews, transferable skills, academic blues, industry positions, and business acumen.
Our consultants vote on a top article for each category and for a top overall article each week. This week’s best articles are…
*What Are Transferable Skills?* – Dawn Rosenberg McKay
TOP 7 Simple Ways To Become A Better Networker – Melissa Thompson
Hate Networking? Two Easy Secrets To Connect Like A Pro – Michael Zaytsev
Diversity And Networking – Ivan Misner
7 Tips For Effective Networking – Jo James
TOP Wordsmithing Your Resume: Tenses, Plurals, And Optimized Keywords – Jon Shields
Why You Should Keep Your Resume Honest – Alison Doyle
Tools And Tips To Better Proofread Your Resume And Cover Letter – Jaynine Howard
TOP The 10 Commandments Of The Job Interview – Aliza Licht
How To Answer The Job Interview Question, ‘Are You A Leader Or A Follower?’ – Courtney Connley
How To Nail Your Skype Interview – Ashley Stahl
TOP What Are Transferable Skills? – Dawn Rosenberg McKay
Why Good Listening Skills Are A Real Superpower – Kirstie Pursey
Faculty Careers Can Progress In Many Directions – Viviane Callier
TOP From Academia To Co-Founding A Startup – Kari Roesch Goodman
8 Essential Tips For People Starting A Career In Data Science – Faizan Shaikh and Anshu Kaushal
Shifting Jobs? Here’s How You Can Negotiate To Ensure A Better Salary – Munira Rangwala
TOP Business Strategy Still Key Despite New Technology Trends – Kevin Boudreau
Checklist For Choosing An Angel Investor – Ashutosh Kumar
Innovative Pharma Contracts: When Do Value-Based Arrangements Work? – Arnaub Chatterjee, Casey Dougan, BJ Tevelow, and Amir Zamani
What Founders Really Want From VCs – Fred Destin
To learn more about transitioning into industry, including instant access to our exclusive training videos, case studies, industry insider documents, transition plan, and private online network, get on the wait list for the Cheeky Scientist Association.
ABOUT ISAIAH HANKEL, PHD
CEO, CHEEKY SCIENTIST & SUCCESS MENTOR TO PHDS
Isaiah Hankel, PhD is the Founder and CEO of the largest career training platform for PhDs in the world - 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. Isaiah Hankel received his doctorate in Anatomy & Cell Biology with a focus in immunology and is an expert on biotechnology recruitment and career development.
Isaiah 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