Best Of Transition: Ph.D. Jobs & Job Search Strategies April 2, 2022

Every week, we at Cheeky Scientist scour the Internet for the best articles on topics that help in the search for the Best of Transition: PhD Job Search in the industry.

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 – if it’s a recent article that can help readers find and acquire PhD jobs, then we want to include it in this weekly digest.

So without further delay, here are Best of Transition: PhD Job Search articles for the week of April 2, 2022 for PhDs.

This Week’s Best Articles On PhD Jobs And Job-Search Strategies, April 2nd, 2022

Top Overall: US graduate students protest against low pay while universities profit from their work – Michael Sainato

Networking

Top: Understand Linkedin and easily increase your Social Selling Index SSI – Julien Pibourret

How to Increase Engagement on LinkedIn – ELLIOT NESBO

How to calm nerves before meeting with potential employers – University of Colorado Boulder

That smiling LinkedIn profile face might be a computer-generated fake – SHANNON BOND

CVs/Resumes

Top: Resume with no work experience example (plus tips and guidance) – Ladders

How To Make Your Job Application Stand Out – Caroline Castrillon

The Best Certifications to Add to Your Pharma Resume – Brandi Marcene

How to make a resume that gets you noticed – Mike Jennings

Interviews

Top: How interview questions are changing in 2022 – GWEN MORAN

Common Job Interview Questions and How to Answer Them – wtop news

How To Stand Out During Your Next Interview – Politico

It’s Not You, It’s Me: How to Conduct Yourself in an Exit Interview – Editorial Staff

Transferable Skills

Top: Leadership: In A Tough Employment Market, Soft Skills Are Essential

What Are the Best Skills You Need After COVID? – Tony Agida

Editorial: Your entire worth is not based on your academic success or drive – Editorial Board

5 soft skills for business careers – Matthew Sweeney

Academic Blues

Top: US graduate students protest against low pay while universities profit from their work – Michael Sainato

Illinois State University workers authorize strike, while Champaign teachers union reaches deal to avert walkout – Andy Thompson

University of Manchester staff strike over ‘toxic culture’ and pay and conditions – Louisa Gregson

Passed Over for Being a Woman – Colleen Flaherty

Industry Positions

Top: 25 New Companies to Discover on The Muse – Rebeca Piccardo

Career Advancement Tips for Pharmaceutical Sales – Don Potochny

These 10 Companies With the Happiest Employees Are Currently Hiring for Remote Roles – Gabrielle Olya

TOP 10 COMPANIES PAYING A FORTUNE FOR DATA SCIENTISTS IN 2022 – Disha Sinha

Business Acumen

Top: Rethinking Success: What It Means to ‘Make It’ as an Entrepreneur – Tim Hentschel

The Great Resignation is still in full swing. Here’s what to know – Greg Iacurci

Tilray, Inc. (TLRY) Q2 2022 Earnings Call Transcript -Motley Fool Transcribing Editorial Staff

BioSpace Movers & Shakers, April 1 – Alex Keown

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