Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, August 8th, 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: 10 Networking Tips to Help Boost Your Career – Daniel Hopper
Top: 10 Networking Tips to Help Boost Your Career – Daniel Hopper
Understanding inside recruiting and hiring – Green Shoot Media
Career Building in the Time of Coronavirus – Toria Rainey
Top: The magic ingredient you need in your resume – William Hickey
7 Tips to Take Your Resume to the Next Level – Steve Kux
7 Critical Steps To Make Your Cover Letter Stand Out – Gwen Moran
Acing the online job interview – Julie Weed
Top: The importance of soft skills in a tech-focused world – Sascha Giese
During Time of Budget Cuts, Don’t Eliminate Soft Skills Training: Champion Them – Patti Phillips, Jack Phillips and Rebecca Ray
Innovation Leadership During Times Of Multivocality – Erika Jacobi
Opinion: How to be an effective leader during a crisis – Janelle Bruland
Top: Providing Postdocs the Support They Deserve – Vipul Sharma
A Crusade Against Terrible Advising – Scott Carlson
It’s time to fix the broken higher education transfer pipeline – William Crowe
Top: B.Tech 2020: High-demand career options for Biotech engineers – TOI Staff
PhD Students Win Highly Competitive Fellowships From Industry – Laura Schmitt
Top:4 Trends That Are Shaping the Future of Work – Entrepreneur NEXT Staff
Innovation Supports Growth at Big Pharma/Big Biotech Companies – Damien Conover, CFA and Karen Andersen, CFA
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ABOUT ISAIAH HANKEL, PHD
CEO, CHEEKY SCIENTIST & SUCCESS MENTOR TO PHDS
Isaiah Hankel, PhD 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. Isaiah Hankel received his doctorate in Anatomy & Cell Biology with a focus in immunology and is an expert on biotechnology recruitment and career development.
Isaiah 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.More Written by Isaiah Hankel, PhD