Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, September 11th 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 September 11th 2021 for PhDs.

This Week’s Best Articles On PhD Jobs And Job-Search Strategies, September 11th, 2021

Top Overall: Harvard Business School Study Says Software Overlooks Millions Of Qualified Job Candidates: Here’s How To Fight Back Against The Bots– Jack Kelly

Networking

Top:The Right And Wrong Ways To Ask For A Networking Meeting–Forbes Next Avenue

The “Liking Gap” Means You Make a Better First Impression Than You Think—Here’s Why Vanessa Bohns

Post-COVID Career Planning – What Does It Include?– Brandi Marcene

Six Tips To Help Increase Your Engagement On LinkedIn, Find A Job And Advance Your CareerAnnette Richmond

Cvs/Resumes

Top: Harvard Business School Study Says Software Overlooks Millions Of Qualified Job Candidates: Here’s How To Fight Back Against The Bots– Jack Kelly

Resume Buzzwords You Should Start Using Right Now– Laura Brothers

Wondering what to remove from your résumé? We have you covered – Michele Lando

3 Resume Summary Examples That’ll Make Writing Your Own Easier Kat Boogaard

Interviews

Top: Don’t Let These Negotiation Myths Hold You Back—Here’s How to Shake Them– Brian Liou

An expert reveals the 4 biggest mistakes you can make in an interview for a consulting job – Davis Nguyen

7 Project Manager Interview Questions and How to Answer Them (With Examples!) –Stav Ziv

10 Tips for Mastering Any Job Interview – Diane H. Wong

Transferable Skills

Top: Every Question You Have About Putting Skills on Your Resume, Answered – Lily Zhang

The top 6 skills workers want to add to their resumes now – Morgan Smith

Can Soft-Skills Based Hiring Boost Diversity in Cybersecurity?– Nancy Liu

Jobs 3.0: How You Can Prepare For The Future Of Work– Yasmine Akermark Morrison

Academic Blues

Top: 74% of colleges are facing financial challenges, according to a new survey of higher ed professionals–  Abigail Johnson Hess

Australian job seekers are dropping out of the market, but it’s not because they don’t want to workDavid Taylor

The Pandemic Exposed Our Broken Higher-Education System. It’s Also Given Us a Chance to Make Things Better– Sandy Hingston

Researchers at Laurentian University raise concerns about access to federal fundsKate Rutherford

Industry Positions

Top: Creating Your Non-Negotiable List While Job Searching– Hannah Harshman

Top 12 Biotech Companies Hiring Now– Biospace Editorial Staff

Why a Life Sciences Career Can Be Life-Changing Kymberlie Krieger

Will President Biden’s Orders For Americans To Get Vaccinated Cause Companies To End Remote Work?– Forbes Jack Kelly

Business Acumen

Top: The 3 Best Biotech Stocks to Buy Right NowJason Hawthorne

Centogene N.V. (CNTG) Q2 2021 Earnings Call Transcript– Motley Fool Transcribing Editorial Team

Achieving Acumen: Level Up Your Business Knowledge–YEC Council

BioSpace Movers & Shakers, Sept. 10 –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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