What Industries Employ PhD Graduates?

What Industries Employ PhD Graduates?

The short answer - all!  A PhD teaches a way of thinking about problems and solutions useful to all organisations.

Five Transferable Skills I Have Now That I Can Use to Develop My Career Beyond My PhD

Five Transferable Skills I Have Now That I Can Use to Develop My Career Beyond My PhD

I just got off a coaching call1where the key outcomes included identifying five transferable skills and then how they can be used to move forward. Followed by identify future industries or employers who might be interested in hiring you based on your PhD experiences and/or research findings.

What Could Make a PhD Program Fail – Part 5

What Could Make a PhD Program Fail – Part 5

The is the final blog in the series on What could make a PhD program fail. This blog covers insufficient data about the program and its operations.

Building The Celebrity of Science

Building The Celebrity of Science

I’m sure you’ve read them. Perhaps you’ve discussed it. The various articles about how our sports stars are loved and adored. Worshiped even.

How to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Translation Ready

How to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Translation Ready

We all know that: • research translation is hard; • it is difficult to find and maintain collaborative research partners (no matter where they are from);

How to Find an Industry, Government, Corporate or Not-for-Profit Research Partner

How to Find an Industry, Government, Corporate or Not-for-Profit Research Partner

Despite all of the election speak, we are still trying to transition to an innovation economy.

Video Killed The Radio Star, but Time Killed the Academia-Industry/Corporate Collaboration

Video Killed The Radio Star, but Time Killed the Academia-Industry/Corporate Collaboration

Increasingly I’m working at the academia-industry/corporate interface. That could be helping researchers find industry/corporate collaborators or vice-versa; delivering training programs about working with industry (or university); or providing career advice. In a recent review, the […]

From Them and Us to We – How Universities and Industry Can Work Together

From Them and Us to We – How Universities and Industry Can Work Together

Recently I’ve been re-reading Me to We (by Janine Garner). It is a book all about commercial collaboration and the success such an approach can have for current and aspiring (commercial) leaders. Although it is a book aimed at individuals and being a collaborative leader, it certainly has some […]

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