Job losses – let alone those we’re living through now as a result of COVID – are tough to deal with.
Since 2014, I’ve been involved in Thought Leaders Business School. First as a student; then as a faculty member, and now as an alumnus. I learnt a lot of great things over that time. From using Pink Sheets as a way of systematically capturing my thoughts/intellectual property, to using Green […]
Another 13 things that help someone make the transition from academia to outside work. They aren’t in any order. Just listed and described as they popped into my head.
Download as PDF 1. Prewrite as much as you can Most grants require sections that are similar to other grants. These include applicant bios; organisation bios; budget; and track record. Not to mention if you’re doing something that fits into a larger piece of work you like have a good idea of […]
The Department of Health and Human Services released their Blueprint for allied health careers pathways earlier this year. That document covers a range of options for allied health professionals wishing to pursue a career that might be in a different direction to where they are currently headed.1
Download as PDF Here are some questions I got asked at a recent careers event. It was aimed at those in third year science. They were considering all of their options – further study in science or research, changing tack and joining the workforce. They were a VERY well prepared group. I […]
Helping PhD students complete their thesis and transition to work According to a UK survey (2012), only one third of PhD students in their final years are clear on what they want from their career.