Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, August 15th, 2020
Every week, we at Cheeky Scientist scour the Internet for the best articles on topics that help in the search for PhD jobs in 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…
This Week’s Best Articles On PhD Jobs And Job-Search Strategies
Top Article Overall:
Top Overall: 6 Interview Questions to Start Asking Every Remote Work Job Candidate (Covid Edition) – Jeff Haden
Top: Four easy ways to improve your online networking game – Vivienne Dovi
The do’s (and dont’s) to make the most of virtual networking – Suzi Morales
Top: 20 resume questions you’ve been too scared to ask – Jacob Took
Building your job resume while unemployed – Alex Backus
How to Write a Resume Employers Will Notice – Indeed Staff
How can you ace a remote job interview? – Lisa Ardill
Top 10 Body Language Mistakes On Job Interviews – Brandon Comeaux
Employers are lurking on your social media ahead of interviews — raising ethical concerns – The Conversation Staff
Top: Evaluating Soft Skills Must be a Priority for Hiring in 2020 – Jay McCall
Are we forgetting about soft skills? – Rasheek Tabassum Mondira
12 Concrete Ways To Listen Effectively – Forbes Expert panel
How to Demonstrate Transferable Skills on Your Resume – Kat Boogaard
Top: The angst of being an adjunct professor during COVID-19 | Opinion – Carol Jean Gallo
Coronavirus lockdown lessons from single-parent scientists – Carrie Arnold
PhD Students Fear Entering Library Due to Lack of Face Coverings – Cormac Watson
Pandemic hits scientist parents hard – Katie langin
Top: The 10 Best Work From Home Jobs In 2020 – Jim Wang
How to Learn Product Management: A U.S. News Guide – Marcie Geffner
How myths about the ‘female’ brain hold women back from pursing careers in science -The Conversation Staff
Infectious Diseases Society of America Foundation to Collaborate with Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS to Host the 2020 IDea Incubator Pitch Competition – Infectious Disease Society of America Foundation
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