Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, August 7th 2021

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 August 7th 2021 for PhDs.

This Week’s Best Articles On PhD Jobs And Job-Search Strategies, August 7th, 2021

Top Overall:  5 Common But Costly Interview Mistakes Qualified Candidates Make– Forbes Adunola Adeshola

Networking

Top: Three Practices To Help You Adapt, Thrive And Stay Relevant In The Hybrid Work World –Forbes Ellevate

5 things to do before you land your next job Wendi Weiner

How to Maximize Your Impact on LinkedIn: 3 Tips from a LinkedIn Product Manager– Terry Rice

How do you land your first job out of college?Evy Poulis

Cvs/Resumes

Top:13 power words you should always include in a cover letter– Ryan Luke

How To Revamp Your CV In 30 Minutes– Andrew Fennell

Hiring managers’ top 3 resume pet peeves—and how to avoid them–Morgan Smith

How To Successfully Spin A Pandemic Gap On Your RésuméJack Kelly

Interviews

Top: 5 Common But Costly Interview Mistakes Qualified Candidates Make– Forbes Adunola Adeshola

53 words to describe yourself in an interview and on your resume –Jennifer Fabiano

From Interview to Offer: 8 Steps to a Successful Job Search– Biospace Editorial Staff

Answers To New Employer Job Interview Questions– Robin Ryan

Transferable Skills

Top: Problem Solving For Success: How To Reframe Biased Thinking And Live In Possibilities– Jill Griffin

How to Master Interview Small Talk – Laura Brothers

How To Drive Employee Engagement And Become A Better Coach At Work – Chris Westfall

Three Lesser-Known Strategies For Hiring The Best Engineering Talent In The Tech Industry– Douglas Barron

Academic Blues

Top: Back to the lab bench for Chinese entrepreneurSarah O’Meara

Student opposition continues as cuts deepen at Australian universitiesWSWS Editorial Staff

Scholars departing for industry must not feel alone – Mayra Ruiz Castro

How to Cure Colleges’ Adjunct Addiction– Holly Brewer

Industry Positions

Top: Ready Or Not: 3 Ways The Pandemic Is Reshaping The Workforce – Forbes T-Mobile Editorial Staff

8 in-demand tech careers you need to know about in 2021– Michael Dinich

How To Become A Subject Matter Expert: 5 Ways To Establish Credibility And Executive PresenceChris Westfall

Top 12 Biotech Companies Hiring Now – Biospace Editorial Staff

Business Acumen

Top:5 How to deal with ‘The Great Resignation’ when you are a manager – Kattie Thorndyke

How Making The Online Presence For Your Business Accessible And Inclusive To Everyone Affects Your Bottom LineMelissa Houston

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Q2 2021 Earnings Call TranscriptMotley Fool Transcribing

BioSpace Movers & Shakers, Aug. 6– Alex Keown

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