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 Author Karen Wickre joins us first to explain the nature of introversion and how introverted PhDs can use their innate talents to achieve networking success – maybe even more than their extroverted peers. Then Daniele Paradiso, PhD,  joins us to explain his job as a process engineer and how other PhDs can work toward…

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 Author Justin Bariso joins us first to explain the theory and research behind emotional intelligence and how PhDs can use it to get industry jobs. Then PhDs Elizabeth Thatcher and Yuri Klyachkin join us to explain their science liaison roles and how other PhDs can work toward similar industry roles.   What is emotional…

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 Author Darren Gold joins us to share how you can figure out your own psychological “code” and optimize it to move your career forward. Understanding your own subconscious is the key. Then industry PhD Sherri Ter Molen brings listeners important tips for getting a job as a communication associate.   Do you actually know…

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 Author Whitney Johnson joins us to share her disruptive job-search strategy for PhDs who want to transition into industry. You’ll learn how to model your own transition after market disruptions. Then industry PhD Robert Hable will share tips on working toward a career in leadership development.   Market disruption is a powerful phenomenon…  …

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 Author and PhD Coyte Cooper joins us to share his own wild transition out of academia. He explains how other PhDs can see rejection as an opportunity and use it to their advantage. Then PhD Yaping Moshier, sMBA, discusses how PhDs can work toward their own industry career in regulatory affairs.   What happens…

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 Author Nir Eyal joins us to share his research on the psychology of attention, self-control, and time management. Technology distracts, but it’s not the root cause… Then PhD Irene Mencia Castrano describes her transition out of academia and into her current role as a senior innovation consultant.   Are you struggling to manage the…

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We are joined by Donald Asher, PhD, internationally recognized author and speaker on careers and higher education. Donald is known as “America’s Job Search Guru,” and he has authored 12 books published in multiple languages around the world. Donald will share his formula for successful salary negotiation strategies for your industry job.

Then we have special guest Michael Watkins, PhD, founder of Genesis Advisers and author of The First 90 Days: Proven Strategies for Getting Up to Speed Faster and Smarter. Michael will share his best onboarding tips for PhD industry jobs which he has gleaned from over 15 years of coaching CEOs to master career transitions at the highest levels.

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This week on the Cheeky Scientist Radio Show, author and digital expert Donna Serdula will talk about how her organization works to help professionals stand out on LinkedIn and ultimately land their dream job.

We are also joined by Kristeena Wright, PhD, who will talk about her career transition as an application scientist for Advanced Instruments and what she’s doing in her current role.

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This week on the Cheeky Scientist Radio Show, we are joined by Peter Docker, co-author of Find Your Why with Simon Sinek. Peter will be sharing both why and how successful PhDs connect with a sense of purpose for career satisfaction and success. Also joining the show was Mariano Cardenas to talk about his role as an Application Scientist.

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This week on the Cheeky Scientist Radio Show we are joined by Jeff Kreisler. He’s editor-in-chief of PeopleScience, bestselling author, behavioral science advocate – and an overall funny guy. We are also joined by Addis Fuhr, PhD and Senior Modeling & Simulation Engineer/Analyst at MITRE. Addis will join us to talk about his career transition from an R&D Scientist into his current role.

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This week on the Cheeky Scientist Radio Show we are joined by Jacqueline Whitmore – international etiquette expert to share her top etiquette tips for success in your industry transition. We are also joined by Anand Devasthanam, PhD, Medical Writer at Parexel. Anand will join us to talk about his career transition into his current position as a medical writer and give advice to others interested in this field.

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This week on the Cheeky Scientist Radio Show we are joined by James Gould, PhD. James is the Director at the Office for Postdoctoral Fellows at Harvard Medical School and a sought-after presenter, speaker, and career consultant who is passionate about early career development for scientists.
James will talk about his experience with thousands of postdocs in their early careers and the biggest pitfalls he has seen – so you can avoid them.
We are also joined by Sarah Rodrigues, PhD, Customer Consultant in Europe for Elsevier. Sarah will join us to talk about her career transition taking her PhD in Hematology and Oncology and adding business development and consulting skills to attain her current position.

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This week on the Cheeky Scientist Radio Show we are joined by Dan Schawbel bestselling author of Back to Human and Me 2.0, Partner and Research Director at Future Workplace, and the Founder of both Millennial Branding and WorkplaceTrends.com. Dan will talk about how technology can be a crutch and increases the risk of isolation, and the interpersonal skills needed in corporate culture today. We are also joined by Michael Morabito, PhD, Senior Analyst – VP Biotech Equity Research at Credit Suisse, who will discuss his transition into a senior analyst role in biotech and how other PhDs can pursue this career.

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This week on the Cheeky Scientist Radio Show we are joined by Safi Bahcall, physicist, biotech entrepreneur, and author of the national bestseller Loonshots: How to Nurture the Crazy Ideas That Win Wars, Cure Diseases, and Transform Industries. We are also joined by Heather Brown-Harding, PhD, Assistant Director of Wake Forest Microscopy, who will discuss her transition into a microscopy career and how other PhDs can pursue this career.

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This week on the Cheeky Scientist Radio Show we are joined by Vanessa Van Edwards, Lead Behavioral Investigator at Science of People and Author of Captivate: The Science of Succeeding With People. As a behavioral scientist and researcher, Vanessa will share science-driven tactics for how to improve your likeability quotient and decode human behavior in interview and networking scenarios to feel more in control, more authentic, and less awkward. We are also joined by Gabriel Villar, PhD, R&D Scientist at Becton Dickinson, who will discuss his R&D Scientist transition (and his second upcoming transition) and how other PhDs can pursue this career.

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In this episode, we are joined by Chris Voss, top FBI negotiator, CEO and Author of Never Split The Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It. Using his many years of experience in high-stakes negotiations, Chris will share proven negotiation strategies that you can apply in your job search.  We are also joined by Mansi Khanna, PhD, Regulatory Writer at Synchrogenix, who will discuss the regulatory writer career track and how other PhDs can pursue this career.

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In this episode, we are joined by Dr. Patti Fletcher who is an Award-Winning Business Influencer, Bestselling Author, Innovation Catalyst, and Speaker. She is the author of Disrupters – Success Strategies From Women Who Break The Mold. Dr. Patti discusses how you can cultivate a success mindset and make the transition into a position that is outside of your comfort zone. We are also joined by Matthew Jefferson, PhD, Medical Science Liaison at Viela Bio, who will discuss the MSL career track and how other PhDs can pursue this career. If you’ve been struggling with taking the next steps in your job search you will want to watch this episode.

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In this episode, we are joined by Dr. Alise Cortez, who helps you to more meaningfully and purposely connect with your work to achieve greater fulfillment, more impactful results, and harmonic work-life integration. We are also joined by Brent Ware, Ph.D., Medical Device Analyst at Medtronic. He will discuss how he made the transition out of academia and what it’s like working as a Medical Device Analyst. And on this episode we have a special appearance by immigration lawyer, Brian Getson. He will discuss the biggest immigration changes that international PhDs need to be aware of, don’t miss it.

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In this episode, we are joined by networking expert David Burkus. David is the best selling author of the book Friend of a Friend, he uses the science of human behavior to teach how you can grow your network and build key connections. We are also joined by, Science Writer, Disharee Nath who will share insight into this career track and how other PhDs can pursue a similar career. If you’ve been struggling with networking or you want to take your networking to the next level this is a must watch episode.

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In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we are joined by James Robbins, Author, Speaker, & Motivation Specialist, who will discuss how you can learn to not only find your own motivation but how to motivate and inspire others. He is an expert at helping people become great leaders – exactly what you need to be to get hired into those management level positions you deserve as a PhD.
We are also joined by, Ewa Czekanska, Ph.D., Life Science Sales Specialist at VWR. She will share inside tips about what it’s like to work in sales as a PhD and how you can pursue a similar career path.
And finally we have Evguenia Alechine, Ph.D., Medical Writer, joining us. She will discuss how she made her transition into Medical Writing and what you need to know about successfully transitioning into a Medical Writing career.

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In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we are joined by 3 PhDs who have successfully transitioned into an industry R&D position. Each of the PhDs joining us has industry experience and want to share their insights and perspective with you. Just like you they sought out something different than academia and found success in industry. Our 3 guests, Lilian Josephson, Ph.D., Evan Dubiel, Ph.D., and Natalie Fredette, Ph.D. share incredibly valuable insight into how they found success in industry R&D.

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In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we are joined by 3 PhDs who have successfully transitioned into an industry R&D position. Each of the PhDs joining us has industry experience and want to share their insights and perspective with you. Just like you they sought out something different than academia and found success in industry. Our 3 guests, Lilian Josephson, Ph.D., Evan Dubiel, Ph.D., and Natalie Fredette, Ph.D. share incredibly valuable insight into how they found success in industry R&D.

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In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we are joined by 3 PhDs who have successfully transitioned into an industry R&D position. Each of the PhDs joining us has industry experience and want to share their insights and perspective with you. Just like you they sought out something different than academia and found success in industry. Our 3 guests, Lilian Josephson, Ph.D., Evan Dubiel, Ph.D., and Natalie Fredette, Ph.D. share incredibly valuable insight into how they found success in industry R&D.

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In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio we are very excited to welcome renowned networking expert, David Bradford as our guest.
David is a proven business leader with over 35 years of experience, he is the current CEO of FluentWorlds and previously served as CEO and Chairman of HireVue and Fusion-io.
David is one of the most well connected people in the world (often called the ‘Human Internet’) he will share insight into how you can level up your networking strategies.
Plus, we have two more special guests joining us on the show, the Director, New Product Planning, Gastroenterology at Takeda, Aja Davis Isble and Yara Pujol López​, Principal Clinical Research Associate at NAMSA. They will will discuss the intricacies of their career tracks and how you can pursue a similar career.

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In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we are joined by Joseph Liu, a Career Consultant, Public Speaker, and Podcast Host who discusses how PhDs can successfully navigate career changes and pursue meaningful work. We also have on Elizabeth Jeanne Thatcher, Ph.D. Field Medical Director, Compound Lead at Pfizer, who gives us great insight into how she landed her first industry role as an MSL and the career path she took as she was promoted into her current role.

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In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we have on Steven Kotler Director of Research at the Flow Genome Project and expert on peak performance divulges how PhDs can improve both their job search and career success.
Steven’s work with flow states and optimal performance is incredible, you won’t want to miss this episode.

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In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we have on Dr. James Gould from Harvard University, an experienced career consultant who actively coaches postdoctoral fellows and encourages them to consider new career options. He shares great insights into how PhDs and Postdocs can leverage their unique skills and find a rewarding career.

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=”no”> Skip ahead to: 7:17 – TOP TIP: How To Give An Industry Interview Presentation 12:38 – Show Me the Data 28:08 – Communication And Building Consensus For PhDs w/ Crystal Dilworth, Ph.D. 49:26 – Careers In Sales & Business Development w/ Jack O’Sullivan Ph.D. Are you highlighting your communication skills throughout your job search?…

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 Skip ahead to: 1:00 – Resume Musts For PhDs w/ Isaiah Hankel 17:50 – Choosing Yourself In Your Career w/James Altucher 36:20 – Show Me the Data 51:31 – Finding A Career You Love w/Philip Kruger Ph.D. Are you prioritizing your own values in your job search or just following a predetermined path? Ready…

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 Skip ahead to: 8:48 – Show Me the Data 30:42 – How To Become An Unstoppable PhD w/Ruben Gonzalez 1:00:20 – Overcoming Imposter Syndrome In Business w/Aja Isble Does your job search fill you with anxiety that you don’t know how to handle? Ready to find the courage needed to overcome your career challenges? …

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Skip ahead to: 2:45 – Show Me the Data 13:55 – Advanced Pitching & Communication Strategies w/Bill McGowan 51:22 – Transitioning Into A Scientist Position w/Tapan Shah, Ph.D. 1:02:10 – How To Get Hired As A Consultant In Industry w/Patricía Silva, Ph.D. Are you confident with your elevator pitch? Do you project confidence when you…

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 Did you know that you can meld your scientific skills with business know how? Do you want to advance into a high-level management position in industry? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we will walk you through the strategies you can use to leverage your PhD skills and advance into C-suite industry positions. …

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Do you know how to network effectively at conferences? Have you ever wondered how to build long-term professional relationships? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we discuss how you can make the most out of attending conferences by shifting your approach. Our awesome guest this week is Jayson Gaignard, a Talent Scout and Curator…

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Do you know why PhDs are ideal candidates for careers as a Patent Agent? Would you like to use your scientific background to work with inventors on cutting-edge innovation? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Ryan Flaherty, Ph.D., who has transitioned from a PhD in Analytical Chemistry into his role as a…

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Do you know what a product life cycle is? Have you ever thought about applying your PhD transferable skills to a Product Manager role? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Michael Papadimitrious, Ph.D., who talks to us about his transition into his current role as a Product Manager and how to best…

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Are you interested in starting your own company? Have you ever wondered what skills are needed to be a CEO? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Laura Motta-Mena, Ph.D., who talks about her transition from her postdoc to CEO of her own startup and how she was able to achieve it. In…

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Do you know what happens after submitting a job application? Would you like to learn how to apply for industry jobs strategically? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Darren Ferreira, R&D Talent Acquisition, with experience at Johnson & Johnson and Roche, who explains to us the recruiting and hiring processes in a…

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Do you know what behavioral interview questions are? Are you aware of the importance of behavioral questions during the interview process? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Anne Marie Segal, who is an executive career coach and best-selling author of Master The Interview and Know Yourself, Grow Your Career. She will shed…

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Have you ever wondered what a Technology Transfer office does? Are you interested in helping innovators bring technologies to the marketplace? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Ananda Ghosh, Ph.D., who talks to us about his transition into Technology Transfer and how to best position yourself for a career in this field.…

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Would you like to transition to the exciting field of Data Science? Do you know how to leverage your skills for a successful career as a Data Scientist? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Shobeir Mazinani, Ph.D., who talks to us about his transition into his role as Data Scientist and how…

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Do you know how to translate your PhD level scientific background into a career in clinical research? Would you like to know which PhD transferable skills are required for a successful career in clinical research? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Yara Pujol, Ph.D., who talks to us about her transition into…

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Do you know how to communicate effectively? Are you aware of the critical importance of communication for a successful career in industry? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Ethan Becker, Ph.D., author and public speaker who teaches us how to master communication as a tool to building meaningful connections with industry professionals.…

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Are you aware of the importance of LinkedIn in your job search strategy? Would you like to learn how to build an attractive LinkedIn profile? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Donna Serdula, who is the best-selling author of LinkedIn Makeover and will shed light on how to prepare an effective LinkedIn…

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Would you like to apply your scientific background in an entrepreneurial environment? Do you know what opportunities are created for professionals working in startups? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Dr. David Llewellyn, who is the CEO of DJS Antibodies, a successful R&D startup company. He shares his secrets to success and…

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Do you know what are the main differences between an academic and industry environment? Do you want to learn more about the ideal mindset to drive innovative solutions in industry? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Dr. Thomas Dooley, who is a PhD scientist and business professional with 3 decades of experience…

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Do you know what career opportunities are available for PhDs in the nonprofit sector? Are you aware of the advantages of working in nonprofit organizations? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Dr. Penny Dacks, who transitioned from an academic postdoctoral role to the nonprofit sector, and shares her insight on careers in…

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Do you know how to communicate your transferable skills effectively? Have you ever wondered how your academic skills translate to business? In this episode of Cheeky Scientist Radio, we interview Dr. Barbi Honeycutt, who is a professional speaker, author, educator and scholar. Her areas of expertise are in faculty development, teaching and learning in higher…

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 Do you want to help companies pursue strategic opportunities and gain revenue? Have you ever thought about applying your PhD transferable skills to a business development role? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Dr. Jason Mellad, who will share insights from his unique career path following his PhD.…

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Are you worried about transitioning into industry and choosing the wrong career? Do you know what skills are needed to climb the career ladder? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Dr. Jessie Bwanali, who has transitioned into three different industry sectors since obtaining her PhD – from R&D to…

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Are you interested in identifying and developing new processes for product manufacturing? Do you know how to transition into this role straight from academia? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Dr. Shanta Boddapati, who has transitioned into Process Development and will share her experiences with us. In this podcast,…

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Do you have a persistent fear of being exposed as a fraud? Do you fail to recognize your own accomplishments and feel stuck in your transition? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Dr. Cathy Sorbara, who will help you debunk this imposter feeling and recognize your own value. Suffering…

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Wondering how to successfully climb the corporate ladder? Do you know what professional opportunities are out there for scientists in industry? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Dr. Bartosz Balczerski, who is a Program Manager at Leica Biosystems. Bartosz started his industry career as a Research Scientist and was…

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Do you know what Management Consulting is and what the day-to-day activities for this role are? Are you considering to apply for a Management Consulting role but don’t know where to apply or what the application process is like? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Dr. Cédric Brulé, who,…

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Do you know the importance of business analysis in industry? Ever wonder how PhDs can transition successfully to business analyst careers by leveraging their transferable skills? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Ernst Geutjes, Associate at Aglaia BioMedical Ventures, who transitioned from his PhD into a career as a…

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Have you ever thought about Medical Copywriting as an alternative career? Are you considering Medical Copywriting roles but you do not know where to start your search? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Michelle Guillemard, President of the Australasian Medical Writers Association and founder of Health Writer Hub. Michelle…

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Have you stumbled upon the Technology Transfer office at your university and wondered what it was all about? Do you have an interest in the business side of science and enjoy the idea of expanding your knowledge into law? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Dr. Karen Deak, Director…

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Are you ready to step away from research but are unsure what alternative careers are available? Have you thought about a career in Medical Writing but assume you don’t have the right qualifications? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Dr. Emma Hitt Nichols, founder of Nascent Medical LLC, which…

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Does the idea of networking make you cringe? Are you unsure how to develop meaningful connections with industry professionals? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Scott Ginsberg, author of ‘The Power of Approachability’ and expert social networker. Scott teaches us what approachability means and how we can use it…

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Are you interested in transitioning out of academia but are unsure what roles would be a good fit for you? Do you need to expand your network of industry professions but don’t know how? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Dr. Cathy Sorbara, Cheeky Scientist consultant and an expert…

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From a manager’s perspective, what’s the best way to present yourself as credible industry candidate? Do you want to know how industry management team’s evaluate job candidates? Do you want to know how they expect you to network, interview, and negotiate a salary contract? In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Michael Smith, M.B.A, a former manager at Johnson & Johnson and Align Technology. Michael’s experience includes hiring top technical candidates and managing new technical employees after the hiring process.

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Do you know what how to build relationships with industry recruiters? Do you know what industry recruiters want to see on your industry resume? Do you know how to approach industry recruiters, how to best follow up with them, and how to communicate your transferable and technical skills effectively? In this episode of the Industry Careers…

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