Category Archives: Finding Success Beyond the Professoriate

Network, Network, Network

This is the sixth post in our blog series: Finding Success Beyond the Professoriate.  By reading these short articles, watching the videos, and completing the assignments, you’ll learn proven job search strategies PhDs use to launch successful non-faculty careers.  What you’ll learn in this article •   A better, more useful definition of networking. •   A…

Writing Persuasive Resumes & Cover Letters

This is the fifth post in our blog series: Finding Success Beyond the Professoriate.  By reading these short articles, watching the videos, and completing the assignments, you’ll learn proven job search strategies PhDs use to launch successful non-faculty careers.  What you’ll learn in this article •   Applications materials for non-academic jobs are more highly tailored…

Learn to Talk about What You Do

This is the forth post in our blog series: Finding Success Beyond the Professoriate.  By reading these short articles, watching the videos, and completing the assignments, you’ll learn proven job search strategies PhDs use to launch successful non-faculty careers.    What you’ll learn in this article •   PhDs are used to talking about knowledge, not…

Finding Success Beyond the Professoriate

This is the first post in our blog series: Finding Success Beyond the Professoriate.  By reading these short articles, watching the videos, and completing the assignments, you’ll learn proven job search strategies PhDs use to launch successful non-faculty careers.    What you’ll learn in this article •  Academic culture makes PhD want tenure-track jobs. • …