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Non-Academic Career Transitions (Industry Careers For PhDs Podcast)


Do you know that you want to change careers but have no idea where to start?

Do you fear that, by transitioning, you are ‘throwing away’ your PhD?

In this episode of the Industry Careers for PhDs podcast, we interview Rikke Hansen, a career & business change expert, entrepreneur, speaker and the founder of She helps entrepreneurs and corporate professionals nail down WHAT they really want to do, so they can refocus, change career or design their ideal business.

In this podcast, you’ll learn:

  • What specific actions to take to start your career transition NOW
  • How to avoid feeling overwhelmed
  • How to stay motivated while transitioning
  • How to use networking as a means to transition
  • What the biggest mistake is that people make when deciding to change careers.

To get advanced access to the full length versions of these podcasts, as well as access to our live training webinars, exclusive training videos, case studies, industry insider documents, transition plan, and private online network, get on the wait list for the Cheeky Scientist Association now. 

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Isaiah Hankel Ph.D.

Isaiah Hankel Ph.D.

Isaiah is a Ph.D. in Anatomy & Cell Biology and internationally recognized Fortune 500 consultant. He is an expert in the biotechnology industry and specializes in helping people transition into cutting-edge career tracks.

Isaiah believes that if you feel stuck somewhere in your life right now, you should make a change. Don’t sit still and wait for the world to tell you what to do. Start a new project. Build your own business. Take action. Experimentation is the best teacher.
Isaiah Hankel Ph.D.