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The Informational Interview

An informational interview is an informal dialogue with someone who works in an area of interest to you. It’s a great way to get insider info about actually working within your desired field, industry or position. Informational interviews are valuable because you typically gain real-world knowledge from your subject that can’t be found anywhere else. Please keep in mind that the immediate purpose of this interview is to gather information and not necessarily land a job. At least right away, that... read more