Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, July 31st 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 July 31st 2021 for PhDs.

This Week’s Best Articles On PhD Jobs And Job-Search Strategies, July 31st, 2021

Top Overall: Three Tips For Turning Job Interviews Into High-Level Offers– Tim Madden

Networking

Top: 3 Tips For Individuals With Disabilities To Stay Confident And Motivated During Forbes Paula Morgan

Tips on How to Use LinkedIn to Network and Build Connections Ernest Hamilton

6 Tips for Getting a New Job– Hunter Meine

How stepping outside my comfort zone by networking landed me a job I loveJennifer Major

Cvs/Resumes

Top: Not just keywords…your key accomplishments– Marc Cenedella

More than 40% of workers say they would rather get a new job than return to the office full time. Here’s how to build a resume tailored to remote jobs– Robert Exley Jr.

Top Mistakes Remote Job Seekers Make on Their Resumes –Andrew Lisa

Remove these 7 things from your resume ‘ASAP,’ says CEO who has read more than 1,000 resumes this year Peter Yang

Interviews

Top: Three Tips For Turning Job Interviews Into High-Level Offers– Tim Madden

40 top job interview questions (and how to answer them) –Fairygodboss

How “Ghosting” Can Single-Handedly Ruin Your Professional Reputation– Biospace Editorial Staff

How job seekers are standing out and staying top of mind during virtual job interviews– Kayleigh Barber

Transferable Skills

Top: 3 must-have soft skills for the hybrid workplace– Sara Sabin

The Secret To A Data Scientist’s Success Goes Beyond Technical Expertise– Carlos Melendez

Highlight your soft skills in job interviews – Recruitology

Five Non-Technical, Yet Essential, Skills Your IT Team Needs– Teri Takai and Phil Bertolini

Academic Blues

Top: To Save Science, Slash the Number of PhDs John McLaughlin

Students launch petition at University of Western Australia against cuts to courses – John Harris

College graduates are struggling to make up for the ‘lost year’ created by the coronavirus pandemic – Miguel Badía

‘We’re problem solvers’: research administrators offer guidance to working scientists – Sara Reardon

Industry Positions

Top: Top 10 Remote Jobs For New Grads And Those With Minimal Work Experience – Mark C. Perna

Virology Jobs: Best Opportunities & Tips To Get Hired– Lorenzo Soliman

6 patronizing phrases you say at work without realizing it Danielle Page

4 reasons your boss thinks you’re underperforming– Samantha Hawrylack

Business Acumen

Top:5 Essential Return-To-Work Skills For Managers This Year And Beyond – Cara Brennan Allamano

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3 Biotech Stocks That Could Double SoonCory Renauer

Do You Have What It Takes To Be An Entrepreneur? – Justin Vorwaller

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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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