Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, May 23rd, 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: Professional networking tips for the age of remote work and social distancing – Bill Detwiler
Top Article: Professional networking tips for the age of remote work and social distancing – Bill Detwiler
6 Effective Mantras for Brands and Influencers to Grow & Ace Their Online Presence – Priyadarshini Patwa
Top Article: 3 Resume Mistakes To Avoid During The Coronavirus Pandemic – Adunola Adeshola
How to Write an Engineering Cover Letter – Trevor English
How to build a better résumé: Tips and advice from expert – The Denver7 Team
How to write an email cover letter – Ashley Jones
Top Article: These 9 interview questions will set dedicated remote workers apart – Dominic Price–atlassian
9 tips for the phone interview in this new world – Lindsay Tigar
Top Article: Learning in COVID-19: Transferable skills favoured over hard skills – Jerene Ang
5 Most In-demand Soft Skills To Thrive In Data Science – Smriti Srivastava
7 Out-of-the-Box Strategies to Advance Your Career – BioSpace Editorial Staff
Top Article: Universities Are Freezing Tenure Clocks. What Will That Mean for Junior Faculty of Color? – Sara Weissman
In-poster syndrome – Zoë Ayres
More than 70% of academics at some universities are casuals. They’re losing work and are cut out of JobKeeper – Jess Harris, Kathleen Smithers, and Nerida Spina
Top Article: Confronting the Challenges of Working at Home – Katharine Hansen
Women in Data Science: Moving from Inclusion to Influence – Knowledge@Wharton
Scrum Master vs. Project Manager: Similarities and Differences – Gaurav Tiwari
Top Article: Why Economic Forecasting Is So Difficult in the Pandemic – Arne Pohlman and Oliver Reynolds
The top 10 drug launches since 2017 – Angus Liu
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