So I'm wondering if any of you over-achievers have any advice for me. Specifically I'm wondering - what else can I be doing to make my resume' more attractive? I'm hoping to enter an Econ PhD program and eventually work at a social experimentation firm (probably). Do you know of any sort of certifications or something which I could be working towards; in order to increase my "human capital"?
Of course I know to make good grades, attend professional conferences, and apply for scholarships. But anything else?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com September 23, 2018, 10:24 am ad1c9bdddf - https://brainmass.com/economics/economic-development/advice-from-doctoral-candidates-99856
Are you aware of the International Economic Development Council? It might be a good avenue for you to boost your resume.
They have their own certification process. "The Certified Economic Developer exam tests ...