Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, December 12th, 2020
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 December 12th 2020 for PhDs.
This Week’s Best Articles On PhD Jobs And Job-Search Strategies, December 12th, 2020
Top Article Overall
Top Overall: Uncertain prospects for postdoctoral researchers– Chris Woolston
Top: 6 Tips to Help You Manage Freelance Job With Academics – The Island Now
12 ways you can boost your professional network while working from home– Daphne Leprince-Ringuet
4 ways to use the dead hiring period of December to get ahead – Kaitlyn McInnis
Top: A recruiter’s guide to cell-biology jobs – Melisa Medran
Everything You Need Before You Start Applying for Jobs – Marie Gooley
The 4 Keys To Writing A Résumé That Gets Results – William Arruda
4 ways job seekers can stand out in winter 2021– Monica Torres
Top: Preparing for Behavioral Interviews with the STAR Method – Porschia Parker
5 tips to crack a job interview– India Today Web Desk
Top: Covid19 pivot: What are the best transferable skills? – Washington Post Editorial Staff
7 in-demand tech skills to master in 2021 – Veronica Coombs
4 Reasons To Study History – Chelsea Castonguay
Switching Industries? 11 Ways To Figure Out The Right Fit – Expert Panel Forbes Councils Member
Top: Uncertain prospects for postdoctoral researchers – Chris Woolston
Forget just trying to survive grad school. This email series could help you thrive– Dorea I. Reeser, Linda Wang
Top: Top 12 Biotech Companies Hiring Now – Biospace Editorial Staff
Top tips for cell biologists eyeing a move to industry careers – Nikki Forrester
Alternative Careers for PhDs – Biolegend Editorial Staff
Top: How Getting A Ph.D. Prepared Me To Run A Startup –Sam Mehrbod
The Best Biotech Stock on the Market Right Now – Keith Speights
Tips For Finding Your First Legal Job – Lateral Link
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