Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, January 16th, 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 January 16th 2021 for PhDs.
This Week’s Best Articles On PhD Jobs And Job-Search Strategies, January 16th, 2021
Top Article Overall
Top: How do I ask for an informational interview without sounding awkward? Ask HR– Johnny C. Taylor Jr.
The Nine Types Of People You Need In Your Success Circle– Ellevate Contributor ForbesWomen
4 Powerful Ways for Strong Network Building – Chris Christoff
Top: Recruiters scan your resume in 5-seconds. Here’s what they see– Ryan Luke
The 5 Key Criteria of an Excellent Resume– Stuart Gentle
Top: 15 excellent words to describe yourself in a job interview– Wendi Weiner
Answering the interview question: Why are you looking for a new job?– BusinessTech Staff Writer
You have a job interview over Zoom. The kids are home. Now what? – Michael Perry
Top: Why Every Hiring Process Should Include a Skills Assessment– Hugo Britt
6 Realistic Time Management Tips for Working Remotely– Lovepreet Dhaliwal
My 11 part-time jobs made me a better PhD student– Cassie Sims
Top: Creating a Third Space for Conversation and Reflection – Rose Marie Ward, Amanda B. Diekman, Ellen Yezierski and Stacey Lowery Bretz
Will Covid Finally Force Us to Fix Our Broken Doctoral Advising? – Leonard Cassuto
Give graduate students a voice, SUNY-ESF administration – Members of the SUNY-ESF Living Wage Campaign
This type of sexual harassment on campus often goes overlooked– Sarah Ives & Ann E. Bartos
Top: Why It’s Important New Hires Fit a Company’s Culture– Andrew Martins
These are the top-paying remote jobs and how you can land one – Stephanie Vozza
5 project management trends taking control in 2021 – Alison Fergus
Top: 5 trends in biotech dealmaking to watch in 2021– Jacob Bell
Biotech Stock Roundup: Updates From REGN, GILD & VIR, CVAC Teams Up With BAYRY– Zachs Equity Research
Quarter (Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4)– Jason Fernando & Julius Mansa
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