Category Archives: Informational Interviews

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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Successful Informational Interviews Mean a Successful Job Search

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Successful informational interviews are a great way to learn more about a career you are considering or an employer who interests you.

Informational interviews, done well, mean a successful job search… and career!   

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It Would Be So Nice… If Dr. Seuss Gave Career Advice

Imagine if you can,
And if you can’t no one can,
What might happen if Dr. Seuss,
Helped build your career plan…   

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