Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (Saturday, January 4th, 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: How to build an email list on LinkedIn – Tim Queen
Top: How to build an email list on LinkedIn – Tim Queen
6 Ways To Boost Your Professional Network In The New Year – Dana Brownlee
The Importance of Networking in Business – Indeed.com
How to Succeed at Business Networking – Indeed Career Guide
Top: Top 10 Tips To Get Your Resume Past ATS Scans – ZipJob Team
10 Skills for Cover Letters – Indeed.com
17 Powerful Quotes That Will Inspire You to Write the Best Resume Ever – Peter Economy
The best skills to have on your resume – Millie Dent
Top: Most Difficult HR Interview Questions and Answers – Jappreet Sethi
‘Job auditions’ are spiraling out of control – Maridel Reyes
What to Do If You Can’t Answer an Interview Question – Alison Doyle
What’s Wrong With Your Job Hunt? Diagnosing an Unproductive Search – Katharine Hansen
Top: Corporate Training: Guide to Leadership Development – Josh Brown
Seeking Out Professional Development for Biopharma Professionals – Katharine Hansen
Asking the Right Questions: Developing Better Discovery Skills – Elizabeth “Bette” Frick
30 articles from 2019 to take us into 2020 – Jane Hart
Top: What I learnt from trying out industry before graduate school – Ty Tang
Why We Need a Yelp for Doctoral Programs – Leonard Cassuto
Survivorship bias in science: is individual resilience the most important quality of a good scientist? – David Kent
Early-career funding sources: you will not find what you do not seek – Colin Evans
Top: Hiring experts expect demand for this role to surge in 2020 — and it can pay a median of $126,000 – Karen Gilchrist
These 5 high-paying, growing jobs didn’t exist a decade ago—but they’ll be booming through the 2020s – Jennifer Liu
This Indian startup offers as much as 270% hike in salary for a job well done – Prerna Sindwani
The hottest jobs of 2019 and what’s next for 2020 – Reggie Wade
Top: Four Major Biopharma Scandals in 2019 – Alex Keown
High Cost of Insulin Remains a Concern as Lawmakers Head into 2020 Election– Alex Keown
The Marketing Topics That Resonated Most With Readers In 2019 – Kimberly A. Whitler
Your FiercePharma reading list for long winter nights, no candle required – Tracy Staton
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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