Applying for non-academic jobs

A PhD moving away from academia must know how to communicate their transferable skills and expertise.

Corporate and third sector employers are sometimes intimidated by the idea of a candidate with high intellectual abilities, and may perceive an inability to adapt well to team work and short deadlines.  A successful application for such employers will reflect their requirements and positively counter any concerns they may have.

The resources below will help you make a strong application and prepare well for an interview.