INFORMATIONAL INTERVIEW GUIDEClick Here to search for Professional & Faculty mentors on the Professional Mentor Program
One of the most effective ways to acquire information from people in a professional field in which you are interested is to conduct informational interviews. Informational interviewing is a networking approach that allows you to meet key professionals, gather career information, investigate career options, receive advice on job search techniques and obtain referrals to other professionals.
The following are good REASONS TO CONDUCT INFORMATIONAL INTERVIEWS:
STEPS TO FOLLOW WHEN CONDUCTING AN INFORMATIONAL INTERVIEW:
NOTE: Always analyze the information you’ve gathered. Adjust your job search, resume, and career objective if necessary.