Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, May 30th, 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: 3 Tips For Applying To Jobs In A Different Industry – Kourtney Whitehead
Top Article: How to Host a Virtual Networking Event – Dorie Clark and Alisa Cohn
Mentoring Through a Pandemic: Ask for help when you need it – Ellen Sherberg
Four Ways To Make The Most Out Of Your Virtual Networking Events – Shelcy V Joseph
Top Article: 3 Tips For Applying To Jobs In A Different Industry – Kourtney Whitehead
6 Tips to Attract Potential Employers With Your Polished Resume – Alexandra Lee
Why can’t I list parenting on my resume? – Stephanie Murray
Top Article: How To Answer ‘Why You Do You Want To Work Here?’ In A Job Interview – Josh Ocampo
5 tips for acing a virtual job interview – Kathryn Vasel
Direct to video: ‘the new normal’ for job interviews – Derek Parker
Top Article: Healthy Ways to Resolve Workplace Conflict and Preserve Your Business Relationships – BioSpace Editorial Staff
The Key To Leadership Development Is Critical Reflection – Susan Madsen
Why Effective Communication is the Most Important Soft Skill – Daniel Ndukwu
IT careers: 5 essential soft skills to strengthen – Hannah Paterson
Top Article: Professors must support the mental health of trainees during the COVID-19 crisis – June Gruber
Are women publishing less during the pandemic? Here’s what the data say – Giuliana Viglione
A Way to Make COVID-19 College Furloughs More Fair – Charlie Kurth
Working Scientist podcast: Science communication made simple – Pakinam Amer
6 Tactics Schneider Electric Used to Amp Up Internal Mobility – Bruce Anderson
How start-ups can find opportunities during the coronavirus crisis – Saheli Roy Choudhury
Top Article: Development of PrEP for COVID-19 Could Allow Country to Open Safely Before a Vaccine Is Available – Alana Hippensteele
Preparing to Return to Work During a Pandemic – Katharine Hansen
Why Diversity May Be About to Have a Watershed Moment – Bruce Anderson
PhD jobs are waiting for you – we’re talking about fulfilling, lucrative industry work. The Cheeky Scientist Association is the world’s largest industry job-search training platform for PhDs. It’s also an exclusive, PhD-only industry job referral network. When you become an Associate, you will get access to our proven job search blueprint, which includes 200+ training videos, interviews with industry PhDs working in the most popular 100+ careers for PhDs, lifetime access to a private job referral network of 8,000+ PhDs, and much more.
You will get instant feedback from our trainers 24/7 on any question related to PhD jobs or job searches. That way, you can be 100% confident in your decisions about your job search and your overall career. To learn more about how to make your own industry transition, including instant access to our exclusive training videos, case studies, industry insider documents, transition plan, and private online network, get on the waitlist for the Cheeky Scientist Association today.
There is so much waiting for you outside of academia, but the choice is yours alone. It’s time to remember your value as a PhD.