Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, July 25th, 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 ways to build your network without attending a conference – Edmond Sanganyado
Top: Four ways to build your network without attending a conference – Edmond Sanganyado
How To Expand Your Network For Job Search Success – Aaron Sanborn
Why Your Mentorship Program Isn’t Working – Brad Johnson, David Smith, Jennifer Haythornthwaite
Top: Explaining Gaps on Your Resume – Alyssa Laffitte
7 job search rules you should break now – Gwen Moran
What Not To Include In Your Data Science Resume – Anu Thomas
Top:The 10 questions candidates always forget to ask in job interviews – Hillary Richard
Why you should follow up after a job interview – Sean Joyner
How to answer the question: What are your strengths and weaknesses? – BusinessTech Staff
Top:Why transferable skills are so relevant in the COVID-19 era – Dilip Puri
7 skills you should have to impress any potential employer – Ladders Staff
What Is Your Management-To-Leadership Ratio? – Jarret Jackson
Postdocs ponder missed opportunities caused by the coronavirus pandemic – Bethany Halford
‘Ethically troubling.’ University reopening plans put professors, students on edge – Jyoti Madhusoodanan
1 in 5 PhD students could drop out. Here are some tips for how to keep going – Craig Batty, Alison owens, Donna Lee Brien, Elizabeth Ellison
Colleges Are Getting Ready to Blame Their Students – Julia Marcus and Jessica Gold
Top: Communicating the “beauty and complexity” of science – Bridget E. Begg
An internship with Telstra helped me discover my passion – Amanthi Thudugalage
Why businesses need data science at each stage of post-COVID-19 recovery – Sundeep Reddy Mallu
Top: Post Covid-19 Trends of Entrepreneurship According to the Changed Market Demand – Debasish Sinha
The Dual PhD Problem of Today’s Startups – Danny Crichton
How to Stand Up for Women’s Rights in the Workplace – Claire Hansen
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