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Every week we scour the Internet to find the best industry transition articles for PhDs, so you don’t have to.
We have two consultants independently search for the most informative articles on networking, CVs/resumes, transferable skills, interviews, academic blues, and industry positions.
Our consultants vote on a top article for each category and for a top overall article each week. This week’s best articles are…
*Staying Happy In Grad School* – Angela Heetderks
TOP Get To The Good Stuff: How To Ask Meaningful Questions While Networking – Jennifer Robinson
7 LinkedIn Connection Requests That Will Get A Response! – Brynne Tillman
3 Persuasive Ways To Use LinkedIn Recommendations – Ryan Niessen
TOP Tips And Tricks On How To Rewrite Your CV – Tina Persson
How To Write A Marketing Resume Hiring Managers Will Notice – Lindsay Kolowich
How To Write A Tailored Resume That Wins Job Interviews – Lisa Rangel
TOP How To Answer, “Tell Me About Yourself” – J. T. O’Donell
How Not To Bomb Your Offer Negotiation – Haseeb Qureshi
TOP Employers Find ‘Soft Skills’ Like Critical Thinking in Short Supply – Kate Davidson
This Is the One Skill That Could Set You Apart – Heather Huhman
How To Defeat The Terrible Tyranny Of Tiny Tasks – Michael Hyatt
TOP Staying Happy In Grad School – Angela Heetderks
Is Impostorism A Growing Problem For Students? – David Walker
Choosing The Nontenure Track – Amar M. Singh
From Academia To Industry – Edwin Van Bloois
TOP Worth vs. Value In Job Negotiations – Michael Matrone
Finding Job Satisfaction As A Data Scientist – Jack Leeming
Don’t Wait For The Perfect Job, Tailor Your Role To Build On Your Skills – Joanne O’Connell
6 Personal Branding Tips For Introverts – Dan Schwabel
TOP Corporate Equity Investing In Biotech: Enriching For Success – Bruce Booth
Estimating The Biotech Sector’s Contribution To The US Economy – Robert Carlson
Now New Next: How Growth Champions Create New Value – Jonathan Gordon, Nils Liedtke, and Björn Timelin
Thinking Clearly About Your Company’s Purpose – Graham Kenny
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