Best Of Transition: Ph.D. Jobs & Job Search Strategies June 18, 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 June 18, 2022 for PhDs.

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

For Saturday, June 18th, 2022  

Top Overall: How to spot job recruitment traps — and unlock key information during an interview – Brian O’Connell

Networking

Top: 8 Tips on Getting a Remote Job With No Work Experience – SHREEYA DESHPANDE

LinkedIn, UN Women to create job opportunities, upskill women in India, APAC – Anwesha Madhukalya

Work

Quick Tips for a Better LinkedIn Profile Photo – Stefanie M. Marrone

I coach CEOs of multimillion-dollar businesses—here’s what I wish more people did early in their careers – Liz Taxin Nemiroff

Cvs/Resumes

Top: What to include in a cover letter – Ladders

A Robot Might Be Keeping You from Getting a Job. Here’s How to Optimize Your Resume – Rachel Christian

Do’s and don’ts for writing a standout cybersecurity resume – Matthew Sweeney

Finding a new job is possible — even when you’re burned out – Allie Volpe

Interviews 

Top: How to spot job recruitment traps — and unlock key information during an interview – Brian O’Connell

How to nail that job interview with this ultimate guide to writing the perfect thank you note (with templates) – JENNIFER ALSEVER

The best interview questions, according to Europe’s top tech HR heads – MIRIAM PARTINGTON

15 Insightful Interview Questions To Ask A Tech Job Applicant – Expert Panel

Transferable Skills 

Top: Hiring candidates with transferable skills is key amid war for tech talent, experts say – Caitlin Paroczai

CEO recruiters increasingly prize soft skills – Emily Peck

5 Most Important Leadership Soft Skills – BB

The six essential soft skills of a successful compliance leader – Yair Kuznitsov

Academic Blues

Top: Thousands of York University workers could walk off the job July 1 if contract agreement not reached – Joanna Lavoie

Ecuador universities close due to national strike – Ana Luisa Brown

Australian university union again blocks criticism at a strike rally – Chris Gordon

Strike at university hospitals in North Rhine-Westphalia – Markus Salzmann

Industry Positions

Top: 18 Companies We Love Right Now—and They’re Hiring – Rebeca Piccardo

How to Get a Job at Google – Laura Ross

The top 10 industries job-seekers want to work in right now, according to new research – Morgan Smith

Interest In Remote Work Is Up 556%: Here’s How To Find The Right Remote Job – Tracy Brower

Business Acumen

Top: Company Culture: What’s Working in 2022 – Motley Fool Staff

A Universal Language Of Optimism In Divisive Times: Entrepreneurship – Randall Lane

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

BioSpace Movers & Shakers: ADC, Akari, Scorpion & 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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