Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, August 22nd, 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: Four tips to ward off impostor syndrome – Paris Grey
Top: Golden Rule Networking: How To Build Your Network Authentically – Rebecca Henninger
Besides networking, what are some hidden tips for a job hunter? – Pattie Hunt Sinacole
So You Want to Meet a Big Name? – Ivan Misner
Networking 2.0 – Opportunity to grow in the new normal – Geetika Bangia
Top: The 4 analytical skills you must list on your resume – Robert Carnevale
Land a New Job With an Ageless Resume – Harriet Edleson
How to breathe new life into a tired résumé format – Andrew Fennell
Top: 8 questions about diversity and inclusion you should be able to answer in a job interview – Kelli Newman Mason
Why “Just Be Yourself” Is Dangerous Career Advice – Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic
Top: Interacting Virtually? 15 Bad Communication Habits To Break – Forbes Expert Panel
5 ways to be a better listener (and improve your job search) – Recruitology Staff
How to Reimagine the Second Half of Your Career – Jeff Gothelf
Top: Four tips to ward off impostor syndrome – Paris Grey
PhD students can benefit from non-academic mentors’ outside perspectives – Derrick Rancourt
The university does not care about its graduate student instructors – Preston Taylor Stone
A Time for Boundaries – Angela Fowler
Top: 100 highest-paying jobs in America – Seth Berkman
The Worst Business Advice I’ve Ever Received – Warren Jolly
Best Remote Companies For Women – Julia Wuench
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