Category Archives: Informational Interviews

Conducting Informational Interviews to Advance Your Career [Infographic]

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Job interviews don’t scare you anymore. But acing the job interview isn’t enough if you aren’t prepared for the job they offer.

For that, you need think about conducting informational interviews of your own…   

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Informational Interviews: Collecting Knowledge to Help Plan Your Career

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Informational interviews are an excellent method of learning about a job or employer before committing yourself to a new direction for your career. One major advantage of informational interviews?

You will learn more about a specific field or employer, without being “on the spot” like you are in a job interview…   

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Informational Interview Strategies to Benefit Your Job Search [Infographic]

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When you want to discover the lay of the land, nothing beats an informational interview.

You know: interviews with experienced professionals that that don’t result in a job, but knowledge. A chance to have an insightful conversation with someone in the industry, company or position or a company that interests you…   

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Job Search 101: The Importance of Informational Interviews [Infographic]

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For many, informational interviews are a fuzzy concept. So during their job search, more than a few job seekers have asked: “Why should I spend time talking to someone who doesn’t have the power to hire me?”

The more you understand the informational interview, though, the more their value becomes clear.   

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5 Steps to Nailing the Informational Interview Like a Pro

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An informational interview is a meeting with contacts who you think could help you in your job search. Typically, this is done either by providing valuable information or mentorship.

Done well, informational interviews can make you a desirable candidate…   

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How to Make the Most of Every Informational Interview

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The informational interview is the perfect tool to use when you’re stuck in a job search rut or want to explore options before fully committing to a new gig or career path.

Read on to see how you should prepare, what to expect and follow-up steps to ensure a successful informational interview.   

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