Free resource guide: 10 career websites every PhD should visit!

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To help showcase the fantastic range of careers PhDs are pursing these days, I’ve put together a resource guide listing my top 10 post-PhD interview websites. Click on the link below to download your free copy. Please share it with your peers and send a copy to your university careers service – Continue reading Free resource guide: 10 career websites every PhD should visit!

How to get help and advice when applying for jobs outside academia

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As a PhD applying for jobs outside academia, getting help and advice with your job search can be a real challenge. While PhDs looking for academic posts can ask their supervisors and careers staff for assistance, those of us wanting to work outside of higher education may find ourselves with no-one to turn to. Feelings of isolation, low self-confidence and failure can often creep in. But when we’re starting out on the journey Continue reading How to get help and advice when applying for jobs outside academia

How to find jobs advertised at PhDs

In my previous post on searching for a job outside of higher education, I recommended that you use sector-specific keywords to find suitable vacancies on job websites. My rationale is that a good job that a ‘professional X’ like you can apply for will rarely be advertised as specifically requiring Continue reading How to find jobs advertised at PhDs