Best Of Transition: Ph.D. Jobs & Job Search Strategies May 28, 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 May 28, 2022 for PhDs.

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

For Saturday, May 28th, 2022  

Top Overall: How To Rely On Transferable Skills To Make A Career Change – Benjamin Laker

Networking

Top: The Top 3 Most Common Mistakes on LinkedIn – Porschia Parker-Griffin

Helpful Tips For Your Job Hunting Journey – Rodger Dean Duncan

Which LinkedIn Connections to Accept (And Which to Reject) – NATALIE STEWART

7 tips to build the best LinkedIn profile possible – Blathnaid O’Dea

Cvs/Resumes

Top: Computers reading resumes & your job search in 2022 – Ladders

How the résumé business has changed amid the Great Resignation (and what that means for you) – AMANDA AUGUSTINE

7 Tips For Writing A Career Change Resume – David Thompson

How to Write a Great HR Cover Letter – Laura Fontenot

Interviews 

Top: Questions to ask after an interview that may just get you the job – Kattie Thorndyke

Hacking The Interview Process: Why Interviewers Urgently Need Guidance – Sanjoe Jose

What to Wear to an Interview: Advice for Candidates—and Bosses – Todd Plummer

How to Negotiate Stock Options With Your Employer – Franklin Carpenter

Transferable Skills 

Top: How To Rely On Transferable Skills To Make A Career Change – Benjamin Laker

16 Soft Skills Every Professional Communicator Must Master – Expert Panel

Can Soft Skills Be Learned? Only If You Truly Commit – Alexander Young

Recruiters are passing over college degrees for this essential soft skill – TRACY BROWER

Academic Blues

Top: Australian academics union censors SEP member at University of Sydney strike – Jack Turner

University and College Union sabotages college strike in northwest England – Margot Miller

IU faculty votes on grad student worker strike, reappointments – Rachael Krause

Female scientists less likely to win prizes named after men – Ben Upton

Industry Positions

Top: 28 Companies Hiring Right This Minute – Rebeca Piccardo

The best jobs in America in 2022, ranked – CAITLIN MORTON

What You Need to Know to Become a Clinical Research Associate – Mark Terry

Intellia Weighs in on How to Identify and Avoid Scam Job Offers – Rosemary Scott

Business Acumen

Top: How Content, Creativity And Insights Are Key For Effective Thought Leadership – Yogesh Shah

4 Types of Influence to Use at Work, According to a Leadership Consultant – Blair Glaser

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

BioSpace Movers & Shakers, May 6 – 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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