Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (Saturday, November 9th, 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: Soft Skills in the Life Sciences – Karla Talanian, Jennifer Lawrence and Luke Haubenstock
How to network like a pro – Bhavana Dalal
10 Useful Techniques For Building And Diversifying Your Personal Network – Forbes Coaches Council
How to Give People Advice They’ll Be Delighted to Take – Anna Goldfarb
Top: The magic formula to an extraordinary design resume – Michal Ninburg
How to Make a Convincing Resume – Ernest Hamilton
How To Write A Resume That Gets Noticed By Hiring Managers – Ashira Prossack
This is how to avoid all of the biggest resume mistakes – Kathleen Davis
Top: Your Interview With AI – Lilah Burke
7 Ways to Show Emotional Intelligence in a Job Interview – Harvey Deutschendorf
Top: Soft Skills in the Life Sciences – Karla Talanian, Jennifer Lawrence and Luke Haubenstock
Big Data Is Big Trouble For Science – Paul M. Sutter
The 5 Most Important Job Skills For The Future – Bernard Marr
Do you have these 3 essential skills to help you in business, politics and life? – By Susan Del Percio and Adrienne Elrod
Top: These Researchers Make Stand-Up Part of the Routine – Lindsay Ellis
Why scientists should take more coffee breaks – Vivienne Tam
3 Reasons You Should Work Through Grad School – The Ascent
Compensate Graduate Students for Service Work – Carolina Flores / Justin Weinberg
10 tips for creating a meaningful second career – Michelle Simone
Top: Who’s on Top: The Current Leaders in Biopharma Diversity – Kymberlie Krieger
Why Science-Driven Companies Should Use Agile – Alessandro Di Fiore, Kendra West, Andrea Segnalini
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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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 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