Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (October 8th, 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…
*Some PhD Students Say ‘No Thanks’ To Becoming Professors* – Rebecca Valli-Cornell
Network When You Don’t Need It – Angela Copeland
“A Friend Of A Friend” Is No Longer The Best Way To Find A Job – Ilana Gershon
7 Ways To Be Memorable When Networking – Judith Ohikuare
TOP How To Optimize Your Resume For The Recruiter’s 6-Second Eye Scan Infographic – Jessica H. Hernandez
The Perfect Pitch: How To Write A Successful Cover Letter – Naomi Larsson
Top 12 Tips To Help You Get The Job Offer You Want – Peter McGuire
7 Skills To Leave Off Your Resume – Emily Moore
TOP How To Ace Your Job Interview: An Expert Explains – Mariana Bockarova
Know These Interview Questions – And How To Answer Them – Susannah Snider
How To Answer Why You Left Your Last Job – Sarah Sipek
TOP This Is How To Land Your First-Ever Management Role – Jaclyn Westlake
3 Things You Can Do To Keep Your Leadership Skills Up To Date – Robin Camarote
How To Improve Your Communication Skills – David Schopick
Making A Career Change In Your Forties Or Fifties: The Good News – Russ Finkelstein
TOP Some PhD Students Say ‘No Thanks’ To Becoming Professors – Rebecca Valli-Cornell
Adios To Academia – Virginia Gewin
How To Escape A ‘Paint-By-Numbers’ Career – David M. Giltner
The Rewards Of Working As A Data Wrangler – Maggie Kuo
TOP How To Become A Science Writer – Anne Helmenstine
First Days At Work – How To Make An Impression? – Rakhi Acharyya
What Job Should I Get When I Graduate? – Jenny Darmody
Career Advice: Financial Analyst Vs. Equity Analyst – Greg DePersio
TOP Creating An Innovation Culture – Waguih Ishak
Defective M&A Due Diligence: You’re Risking Your Enterprise – Kristin Casler
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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