Best Of Transition: PhD Jobs & Job Search Strategies, October 10th, 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: 10 essential soft skills for the remote work era – Stephanie Overby
Top: How Networking and Relationships Propel Entrepreneurs to Succeed – Tom Popomaronis
Your Networking Conversation Script In 5 Steps – Julia Wuench
5 Tips for Improving Your Online Reputation – Rebecca Hourihan
Top: Now is a Great Time to Update Your Resume – Federal Careers
Create a cover letter and resume that get the job done – Carrie McConkey
Top 4 Ways to Get Your Resume Noticed – Greg Stuart
Take your resume to the next level – West Michigan Works
Never name 1 of these 7 things as your weakness in a job interview – Marjolein Smit
Should Robots Be Conducting Job Interviews? – Rachel Withers
Top: 10 essential soft skills for the remote work era – Stephanie Overby
Do you want to improve your communication skills? Here are 8 ways to do it – Travis Bradberry
Amid pandemic, U.S. faculty job openings plummet – Katie Langin
Top: To get a nonacademic job, you need to learn the jargon – Karin Bodewits
Combining business administration and STEM – Melina Papalampropoulou-Tsiridou
Top: New LinkedIn Data Shows That Job Seeker Interest Is Shifting to Small Businesses – Bruce Anderson
How to Manage a Hybrid Team – Rebecca Knight
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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