Over the course of their PhD programs, PhD candidates develop a broad range of specialistic professional skills, from laboratory work, through statistics and programming, to a broad range of general research skills. When applying for jobs, they use to put these skills on top of their resume. However, one important yet underrated aspect of the PhD journey is the PhD creed that you develop in the process – which you might not even realize! And, it can actually become the game changer for your career.
Posts dedicated specifically to all PhDs and PhD candidates who are now considering their career options. It’s not easy to launch a career in the today’s job market!
Leaving academia after PhD is a hard decision. Shall be proud of myself, or rather, am I a failure? Well, there are good reasons to be proud! After all, every single publication you’ve published, is like winning a medal in a race, and should stay in your memory as a personal achievement for the rest of your life.