Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, May 16th, 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: Remote Work Is Here to Stay and These Are the Power Skills You’ll Need – Otema Yirenkyi
Top Article: Save Time and Increase Your Referrals – Michelle R. Donovan
Virtual Networking: A Trend That Shouldn’t End – Ilissa Miller
4 Ways to Stay Positive with Your Career Goals During Uncertain Times – Porschia Parker-Griffin
Top Article: 3 skills for resume that will make it recession-proof – Robert Carnevale
Laid Off? 10 Lessons I Learned From My Job Search – Leslie King
4 Ways to Address a Career Change – Porschia Parker-Griffin
Top Article: Interviewing right now? Be sure to ask these 8 crucial questions, hiring experts say – Liv McConnell
How to Prepare for a Remote Job Interview – Anna Verasai
Common interview questions and how to answer them successfully – Keyarah Watson
Top Article: Remote Work Is Here to Stay and These Are the Power Skills You’ll Need – Otema Yirenkyi
Covid-19: Develop soft skills to boost your career – Charmaine Slater
How to cope with the emotional toll of losing your job – Jennifer Liu
Top Article: You Aren’t Bragging – Diane A. Safer
Scientist Mothers Face Extra Challenges in the Face of COVID-19 – 500 Women Scientists
Post-Pandemic Education: Where To? – Academia
Top Article: How GM’s Fast-Moving Recruiters Helped Save Lives – Bruce Anderson
Insights for hiring the next generation of cybersecurity experts – R. Dallon Adams
How advocacy in a time of crisis can improve the research enterprise – Adriana Bankston
Top Article: What Good Business Looks Like – Paul Polman, Raj Sisodia, and Kip Tindell
Who Owns Patients’ Data? – Tony Dao
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ABOUT ISAIAH HANKEL, PHD
CEO, CHEEKY SCIENTIST & SUCCESS MENTOR TO PHDS
Dr. Isaiah Hankel is the Founder and CEO of Cheeky Scientist. His articles, podcasts and trainings are consumed annually by millions of PhDs and other professionals in hundreds of 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. Hankel has published 3X bestselling books and his latest book, The Power of a PhD, debuted on the Barnes & Noble bestseller list. 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