Joseph Barber offers advice on how to sound knowledgeable -- and, in fact, be knowledgeable -- about a career field even without any direct experience in it.
When talking with potential employers, you should communicate in a way that projects clear and detailed images rather than complex and distorted ones, writes Thomas Magaldi.
If you don't follow certain standard conventions when giving an academic job talk, you risk communicating a lack of professionalism, writes Philip N. Howard.
Natalie Lundsteen offers advice for doctoral students and postdocs looking for nonacademic jobs and considering working with headhunters.
New Ph.D.s need to conquer the negative messages they hear from themselves, writes Sue Levine.
When it's time for a job search, Ph.D. candidates need to drop these behaviors, writes Karen Kelsky.
Philip Nel has some ideas for those seeking to land on the tenure track.
There may not be an opening, but there is opportunity, and you always need a strategy, writes Stephanie K. Eberle.
Melissa Dennihy discusses how to prepare for an interview for a faculty job.
A form of comedy can build confidence and agility in Ph.D.s going into job interviews, writes Jake Livengood.