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Best Industry Transition Articles Of The Week For PhDs (September 9th, 2018)

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…

Top Overall

*The Five P’s For An Interview: Proper Preparation Prevents Poor Performance!*– Katie Roth


TOP How To Diversify Your Professional Network – Amy Nauiokas

The New Networking: 8 Strategies For Building Real Relationships – Sameer Somal

Networking Success: A Rose By Any Other Name… – Hannah Morgan

4 Polite Ways To Tell Someone You’ve Actually Met Before – Kat Boogaard


TOP How To Create A Professional Resume – Alison Doyle

7 Expert Tips On How To Write A Killer Resume – Preety Suman

Everyone Has A “Proven Track Record” – How To Make Yours Stand Out – Nii Ato

5 Things To Keep In Mind When Working On Your Linkedin Profile – Erin Kennedy


TOP The Five P’s For An Interview: Proper Preparation Prevents Poor Performance! – Katie Roth

Must-Know Job Interview Tips For 2018 And Beyond – Hayden Field

10 Things You Should Know Before You Leave A Job Interview – K. H. Queen

10 Common Interview Mistakes And How To Overcome Them – Andrea Moran

Transferable Skills

TOP The Number One Skill You Need – Patrick ‘Mad’ Mork

5 Soft Skills You Need To Stand Out As A Medical Writer – Corinne Swainger

Four Ways The Soft Skills Gap Is Affecting Your Business – Thomas Buus Madsen

Conflict & Organisational Agility – Nick Jankel

Academic Blues

TOP Three Reminders To Help You Thrive—Not Merely Survive—In Grad School – Neil A. Lewis, Jr.

Research Is Set Up For Bullies To Thrive – Sherry Moss

Those Who Can Do, Can’t Teach – Adam Grant

The Invisible Injuries Of Faculty Mental Health – Anonymous

Industry Positions

TOP How To Become A Medical Science Liaison – Andrea Clement Santiago

Top Biotech Analysts Find Themselves A Hot Commodity – Mark Terry

Help To Shape Policy With Your Science – Julia Rosen

How Agtech Has Quietly Transformed Agriculture During The Downturn – Barclay Rogers

Business Acumen

TOP Design Your Workplace Culture (And Gain A Competitive Advantage) – Linda Naiman

Examples Of Corporate Business Strategies – Kimberlee Leonard

Should You Work At A Startup Or An Established Company? Ask These 3 Questions To Decide – Joe Hyrkin

How Do Companies Balance Labor Supply And Demand In Human Resources Planning? – Sean Ross

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Isaiah Hankel Ph.D.

Isaiah Hankel Ph.D.

Isaiah is a Ph.D. in Anatomy & Cell Biology and internationally recognized Fortune 500 consultant. He is an expert in the biotechnology industry and specializes in helping people transition into cutting-edge career tracks.

Isaiah believes that if you feel stuck somewhere in your life right now, you should make a change. Don’t sit still and wait for the world to tell you what to do. Start a new project. Build your own business. Take action. Experimentation is the best teacher.
Isaiah Hankel Ph.D.