Best Of Transition: Ph.D. Jobs & Job Search Strategies March 12, 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 March 5th, 2022 for PhDs.

This Week’s Best Articles On PhD Jobs And Job-Search Strategies, March 12th, 2022

Top Overall: How SMART goals can help you find a new job – Mitchell Glass

Networking

Top: The 5 Vital Rules of Personal Branding – Jon Michail

How To Find And Identify A Good Mentor – Regan Hillyer

Executive Networking to Build Relationships in GovCon – William McCormick

Beyond Zoom: What’s the future of hybrid networking events? – Veronica Irwin

Cvs/Resumes

Top: Writing great resume headlines and summaries (with examples) – Ladders

These are the top skills to put on your résumé – RACHEL JAY

Don’t Make These Resume ‘Miztakes’ –  Kathy Gurchiek

How to write a cover letter for a job – Chris Middleton

Interviews

Top:  How To Answer 12 of the Toughest Interview QuestionsGabrielle Olya

7 Exercises That’ll Help You Stop Using Filler Words – Hope Timberlake

14 questions to ask in job interviews to determine if a company values your professional development – Emeka Ochiagha

From Outputs To Inputs: An Effective Job Interview Strategy – Dylan Ogline

Transferable Skills

Top: 6 skills you gained in the job search that apply to your new role – JUDITH HUMPHREY

What Are Durable Skills And Why Is There A Shortage? – Gordon Pelosse

​​8 ways to discover which jobs exactly match your skills – RACHEL PELTA

Skill Development: Learn to Grow and Grow to Learn – Brandi Marcene

Academic Blues

Top: UCU strikes: Time to up the ante to indefinite action – UCU MARXISTS

Opening doors – Simone Buitendijk

Faculty Senate discusses LAS budget deficit – Katherine Kealey

Analysis: The Freedom Foundation/Ron Nate push to defund higher ed – Kevin Richert

Industry Positions

Top: Tips For Landing Your First Job – Nicole Serena Silver

Top 20 highest paying jobs for 2022 – Ladders

11 best jobs for graduates with a biology degree – Ladders

The 12 Top Biotech Companies Hiring Now – Editorial Staff

Business Acumen

Top: How SMART goals can help you find a new job – Mitchell Glass

Lead Through Change With Big Picture Thinking – Denise Russo

Tilray, Inc. (TLRY) Q2 2022 Earnings Call Transcript -Motley Fool Transcribing Editorial StaffBioSpace Movers & Shakers, March 4 – 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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