Non-Academic Job Search

2019 Sep 19

Fast Math

4:30pm to 6:00pm


Lamont Library Forum Room
Want to sharpen your quantitative skills in preparation for management consulting interviews? This workshop focuses on teaching the quantitative skills you’ll need to succeed in these interviews. You will learn techniques to do calculations quickly without using a calculator, solve percentage growth problems, and handle market sizing and estimation questions. Workshop facilitator Matthew Tambiah is a former McKinsey consultant and has a bachelor’s degree in electrical... Read more about Fast Math
2019 Aug 27

GSAS: Making the Most of the Biotech Club Career Fair

3:00pm to 5:00pm


Tosteson Medical Education Center (TMEC) 227, 260 Longwood Ave, Boston
Attending the Harvard Biotech Club Career Fair on September 4? Learn how to make the most of this great opportunity to meet with employers looking to hire PhDs! We'll discuss how to craft your resume for different types of PhD-level nonacademic positions, and how to effectively introduce yourself to potential employers. Make the most of your time at the HBC Career Fair!... Read more about GSAS: Making the Most of the Biotech Club Career Fair
2019 Feb 07

[CANCELED] Maximizing LinkedIn for Networking & Job Searching

4:30pm to 6:00pm


OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Join us for this hands-on, interactive workshop where you will be guided step-by-step through the process of enhancing your LinkedIn profile and networking for job leads. We will discuss changing your headline, adding skills, enhancing your summary, and adding links and documents to show examples of your work. Additional topics will include: ways to reach out to alumni and other professionals, asking for in-person networking meetings (often called informational interviews) and how to join and benefit from participating in groups. This session will be taught by Career Coach & LinkedIn... Read more about [CANCELED] Maximizing LinkedIn for Networking & Job Searching

NYAS Career Center

The New York Academy of Sciences features videos of scientists discussing their transition from the PhD to a wide array of jobs.