Best Of Transition: Ph.D. Jobs & Job Search Strategies Feb 19, 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 February 19th, 2022 for PhDs.

This Week’s Best Articles On PhD Jobs And Job-Search Strategies, February 19th, 2022

Top Overall: Top behavioral interview questions and answers – Ladders

Networking

Top: LinkedIn: 6 Things to Keep in Mind When Connecting With Someone You Don’t Know – Josh Steimle

How to Network Remotely So Your Professional Relationships Thrive – Jill Duffy

Tips: How To Utilize Networking To Land “That” Dream Job – Francesca Escarraga

How To Land A Job During The First Quarter Of The New Year – Wasim Hajjiri

Cvs/Resumes

Top: What to include in a cover letter – Ladders

3 Ways to Optimize Your Resume for Job Search Sites – Entrepreneur Deals 

Looking for a Remote Job? It’s Time to Update Your Résumé – Alexandra Samuel

When to use “To Whom It May Concern” – Ladders

Interviews

Top: Top behavioral interview questions and answers – Ladders

How Introverts Can Ace Virtual Job Interviews – Nancy Ancowitz

10 Questions to Ask In an Interview – Union Journal Staff

The best way to answer ‘tell me about yourself’ and 2 other common, tricky interview questions – Morgan Smith

Transferable Skills

Top: 2022 Training Recommendation: Cross-Skill As A Path To Resiliency For Your Workforce – Ron Zamir

Community And Communication Are Key In The Knowledge Economy – Charles Towers-Clark

Product managers from companies like Mastercard and HSBC share the salaries, skills, and experience needed to land a job that pays over $100,000 and doesn’t require coding experience – Jessica Xing

Microsoft is hiring for over 6,600 US roles, many with salaries over $100,000. Here are the certifications and skills needed to get hired. – Belle Lin

Academic Blues

Top: University of Lethbridge faculty strike now in its second week – Jennifer Dorozio

Pandemic-related barriers to the success of women in research: a framework for action – Pamela B. Davis, Emma A. Meagher, Claire Pomeroy, William L. Lowe Jr, Arthur H. Rubenstein, Joy Y. Wu, Anne B. Curtis & Rebecca D. Jackson

University of Kansas Looks to Cut 42 Academic Programs – Josh Moody

How Joining the Great Resignation Helped Me Tackle My Imposter Syndrome – Siobhan Neela-Stock

Industry Positions

Top: The Hybrid Work Model Is on the Rise — Here’s How to Find Work From Home Jobs – SAGE ANDERSON

30 Jobs That Are Seriously in Demand for 2022 – Stav Ziv

The 5 Best Tech Jobs in America – Oliver Rist

The Demand For These 15 Jobs Is Skyrocketing — Plus, What You Need To Get One – Evie Carrick

Business Acumen

Top: What Is the Purpose of Your Purpose? – Jonathan Knowles, B. Tom Hunsaker, Hannah Grove, and Alison James

Three Pandemic-Related Business Trends And How Entrepreneurs Can Respond – YEC

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

BioSpace Movers & Shakers, Feb. 18 – Alex Keown

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Dr. Hankel has published two bestselling books with Wiley and 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.

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