Vitae gives nonacademic job search advice
Vitae’s recent article “Overexperienced and Underqualified?” addresses the challenges of a nonacademic job search and provides helpful advice. For example, instead of making a resume in place of a CV, make multiple resumes that each focus on different areas of interest. Also, networking and informational interviews work. Most people have heard this before, but need take it to heart and start reaching out. Finally, one needn’t lose her identity. Many nonacademic careers can be intellectual, flexible and meaningful. Read more about transitioning to a nonacademic career on Vitae.