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Best Of Transition: Ph.D. Jobs & Job Search Strategies January 7, 2023

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 January 7th, 2023 for PhDs.

This Week’s Best Articles On PhD Jobs And Job-Search Strategies

For Saturday January 7th, 2023

Top Overall: Green jobs are booming, but too few employees have sustainability skills to fill them – here are 4 ways to close the gap – Karen C. Seto and Christopher Boone

Networking:

Top: LinkedIn Networking And Branding Strategies For Professionals And Brands In 2023 – Kara Dennison

LinkedIn Career Experts Offer Advice On How People Can Succeed In 2023 – Jack Kelly

LinkedIn Networking And Branding Strategies For Professionals And Brands In 2023 – Kara Dennison

Aht, Aht—Don’t Do That! These Are The LinkedIn Etiquette Tips You Need For 2023 – Jasmine Browley

CVs/Resumes: 

Top: 5 Résumé Trends That Will Take Hold In 2023 – Donna Svei

5 Things To Add To Your Resume In 2023 – Andrew Fennell

7 Awesome Data Analyst Resumes [+ Tips for Standing Out] – Sakshi Gupta

5 Résumé Trends That Will Take Hold In 2023 – Donna Svei

Interviews:

Top: Turns out companies are deflating their public salary ranges, so you still have to negotiate for top dollar – Jennifer Liu

Ace your virtual interview with these 5 expert tips – Xolile Mtembu

Turns out companies are deflating their public salary ranges, so you still have to negotiate for top dollar – Jennifer Liu

Phone interview tips that will help you get hired – Ladders

Transferable Skills:

Top: 12 Ways To Develop And Sharpen Professional Skills Outside Of Work – Forbes

Why soft skills are definitely not for snowflakes – HR News

New to the job market? These 5 ‘soft’ skills could give young workers an edge, according to LinkedIn – Goh Chiew Tong

12 Ways To Develop And Sharpen Professional Skills Outside Of Work – Forbes

Academic Blues:

Top: ‘Our sisters deserve better’: Afghan men quit university jobs after ban on female students – Hikmat Noori

I Edited Mental Illness Out Of My College Applications. I’m Not Alone –  Emi Nietfeld

Are You Burned Out? How to Recognize and Cope With It – Dan Gray

Cal State teaching assistants and other student employees could follow UC to a strike – Ashley A. Smith

‘Our sisters deserve better’: Afghan men quit university jobs after ban on female students – Hikmat Noori

Industry Position:

Top: Green jobs are booming, but too few employees have sustainability skills to fill them – here are 4 ways to close the gap – Karen C. Seto and Christopher Boone

The Pros and Cons of Working at a CRO – Franklin Carpenter

The need-to-know terms for business leaders in 2023 – Éilis Cronin

Machine Learning vs. Data Science – Data Flyer

Green jobs are booming, but too few employees have sustainability skills to fill them – here are 4 ways to close the gap – Karen C. Seto and Christopher Boone

Business Acumen:

Top: Addressing Burnout, Flexible Work And A People-First Work Culture In 2023 – Bryan Robinson

Problem Resolution Techniques: Connecting With Your Employees – Sean WillChene

Addressing Burnout, Flexible Work And A People-First Work Culture In 2023 – Bryan Robinson

Tilray Brands, Inc. Reports Record Fiscal Year 2022 Results – Tilray Brands, Inc. BioSpace Movers & Shakers: SOTIO, Voyager, Nutcracker and MoreAlex Keown

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