Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (Saturday, November 30th, 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: Life Sciences Lean-In: How Women Can Excel in the Discipline – Katharine Hansen
Before You Attend Another Networking Event, Ask Yourself 3 Questions – Adunola Adeshola
Top: How to Write the Best Cover Letter for a Research Scientist Job – Katharine Hansen
5 Things That Will Screw Up Your Cover Letter – Nick Kolakowski
Explain career gaps and transitions on your resume – Beth Jensen
How Employers Use Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) – Alison Doyle
Top: How to Prepare in the 24 Hours Before Your Job Interview – Katharine Hansen, PhD
How to Tactfully Disagree in a Job Interview – Caroline Stokes
How to Negotiate: 3 Mindsets that Win Every Time – Diana K. Anderson
Top: Mitigate Project Risk With Upfront Due Diligence And Accountability – Ketan Jahagirdar
How To Find Certifications That Can Help You Grow In Your Career – Jessica Miller-Merrell
8 Tips to Successful Virtual Team Facilitation – Marsha Acker
Top: A message for mentors from dissatisfied graduate students – Chris Woolston
Conflict in your research group? Here are four strategies for finding a resolution – William A. Cunningham, June Gruber, Jay J. Van Bavel , Neil A. Lewis, Jr.
Top: Medical Science Liaison Jobs: The Best-Kept Secret in the Life Sciences Industry – Porschia Parker
What Is a Customer Success Manager? – Andris A. Zoltners, PK Sinha, and Sally E. Lorimer
Why Companies Struggle To Sell Solutions – Scott Edinger
Top: Novartis Is Buying The Medicines Company for $9.7 Billion – Josh Nathan-Kazis
Non-compliance Costs Hundreds of Millions in Revenue – Jeremy Docken
Top 10 Health Care Industry Predictions For The Year 2020 – Sachin H. Jain
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.
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Dr. Isaiah Hankel is the Founder and CEO of Cheeky Scientist. His articles, podcasts and trainings are consumed annually by millions of PhDs and other professionals in hundreds of 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 3X bestselling books and his latest book, The Power of a PhD, debuted on the Barnes & Noble bestseller list. 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