|Book's title:||"So what are you going to do with that" : finding careers outside academia Susan Basalla and Maggie Debelius.|
|Library of Congress Control Number:||2006026038|
|International Standard Book Number (ISBN):||9780226038810 (cloth : alk. paper)|
|International Standard Book Number (ISBN):||0226038815 (cloth : alk. paper)|
|International Standard Book Number (ISBN):||9780226038827 (pbk. : alk. paper)|
|International Standard Book Number (ISBN):||0226038823 (pbk. : alk. paper)|
|Cataloging Source:||DLC, DLC DLC|
|Library of Congress Call Number:||HF5382.7 .B374 2007|
|Dewey Decimal Classification Number:||650.14$222|
|Personal Name:||Basalla, Susan Elizabeth, 1970-|
|Edition Statement:||Rev. ed.|
|Publication, Distribution, etc.:||Chicago, Ill. . University of Chicago Press, (c)2007.|
|Projected Publication Date:||0703|
|Physical Description:||p. cm.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Will I have to wear a suit? : rethinking life after graduate school |
Getting your head ready
Should I finish my dissertation?
How to use your grad school years wisely
Whodunit? and how can I do it too?
So what am I going to do?
Six myths about post-academic careers
Five questions for rethinking graduate school
Your eclectic mix
Post-academic profile : Tom Magliozzi, cohost of NPR's Car Talk, Ph.D. in chemical engineering
How do I figure out what else to do? : soul-searching before job searching
Break it down
Looking backward : seven stories
The bookstore at the end of the mind
"This is your brain on graduate school"
No need for a #2 pencil
Where are all those Ph.D.'s anyway?
Create your own possibilities
Post-academic profile : David Rosengarten, television cooking show host, Ph.D. in theater history
Three testing the waters : networking and transitional experience
The power of networking
Networking that works
Getting your feet wet : internships, part-time jobs, and volunteer work
So when do I start looking for a job?
Post-academic profile : Shannon Mrksich, patent attorney, Ph.D. in chemistry
This might hurt a bit : turning a CV into a resume
Getting ready to write a resume
Writing a resume : the first draft
A few more words of advice
After you've drafted a resume
Case studies and sample resumes
Cover letters that will get you hired
Post-academic profile : Bryan Garman, prep school headmaster, Ph.D. in american studies
Sweaty palms, warm heart : how to turn an interview into a job
How to land a job interview
Before the interview
During the interview
After the interview
What if the interview doesn't go well?
The job offer (or lack thereof)
adjusting to your new job
Post-academic profile : Annie Hurlbut, founder of Peruvian Connection, A.B.D. in anthropology
|Personal Name:||Debelius, Maggie, 1966-|