Best Of Transition: Ph.D. Jobs & Job Search Strategies July 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 July 2, 2022 for PhDs.

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

For Saturday, July 2nd, 2022  

Top Overall: 7 interview questions to help you understand company culture – Lindsay Tigar

Networking

Top: Networking on Slack Is a New Way to Find a Job, but It Takes Work – ELENA SCOTTI

Five Steps to Grow and Nurture Your LinkedIn Presence and Network – Stefanie M. Marrone

How to Effectively Use LinkedIn Even When You’re Not Looking for a New Job – Laura Ross

10 best networking sites for tech professionals – Melissa Sartore

Cvs/Resumes

Top: 5 Metrics To Make Your CV Stand Out – Andrew Fennell

How to Write an Effective Cover Letter for a Research Scientist Job – Katharine Hansen

How to Make a Resume That Gets You the Job – Kayla Campbell

How To Make Your Resume Stand Out – Rebellion Research

Interviews

Top: 7 interview questions to help you understand company culture – Lindsay Tigar

Salary Negotiations: Tools For Boosting Confidence and Earning More – Kwame Christian

New Google Tool Helps Job Seekers Prepare for Interviews – Roy Maurer

Five Salary Negotiation Strategies For High-Level Employees – Tim Madden

Transferable Skills 

Top: Turn Your Managers Into Your Biggest Asset for Winning the Great Resignation – Britt Andreatta

Seven Key Soft Skills IT Leaders Must Possess in 2022 – Umme Sutarwala

If You Say Yes to This 1 Question, Your Leadership Skills Are Better Than Those of Most Bosses – MARCEL SCHWANTES

Building Your Tech Career: Networking, Advanced Soft Skills, and More – Nick Kolakowski

Academic Blues

Top: University staff who can’t afford to eat ask for campus food banks – Anna Fazackerley

Working in Higher Ed Sucks. Here’s Why I Left. – Cobretti D. Williams

University of Ottawa part-time professors vote for strike mandate – Lilian Fridfinnson

Gender In Academia: Women In Higher Education Must Be Retained And Transformed Into Workforce – Shuvangi Khadka

Industry Positions

Top: These 12 Companies Are Hiring All Summer Long – Rebeca Piccardo

28 Companies With Unbelievable Work-Life Balance – The Muse Editors

Contract vs. Full Time: What Type of Employment is Right For You? – Franklin Carpenter

Data Science Salary: How Much Can You Make With A Data Science Degree? – Brandon Galarita

Business Acumen

Top: The Pandemic Changed Us. Now Companies Have to Change Too. – Jennifer Moss

 How Upskilling Can Drive Employee And Business Growth – Claire Alexander

Tilray Brands, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2022 Financial Results – Tilray Brands, Inc.

BioSpace Movers & Shakers: Evommune, Maravai, Aptose & More – Alex Keown

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Dr. Isaiah Hankel is the Founder and CEO of the largest career training platform for PhDs in the world - Cheeky Scientist. His articles, podcasts and trainings are consumed annually by 3 million PhDs in 152 different countries. He has helped PhDs transition into top companies like Amazon, Google, Apple, Intel, Dow Chemical, BASF, Merck, Genentech, Home Depot, Nestle, Hilton, SpaceX, Tesla, Syngenta, the CDC, UN and Ford Foundation.

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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