Top tips for academics looking for a commercial career

CK Science’s Recruitment Manager, Jason Johal has noticed an increasing number of PhD students and academic workers struggling to adapt to life in their new commercially orientated science job so has compiled some top tips to support the transition.

From understanding the differences between the academic and business world, through to recognising the direction you want you science career to go in there will be a learning curve attached to this move.  The core challenge for academics will be learning to work to KPI’s (key performing indicators) and financial targets. The commercial world has a very different approach, methodology and format as it is ultimately it driven by money, however, once you have adapted to this new working world you will find a dynamic, innovative, fast-paced world where hard work is recognised and rewarded.

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