Informational Interviews

Informational interviewing involves meeting directly with people working in areas of interest to you in order to obtain concrete career information. The benefits include:

  • An opportunity to ask questions, gather current and first-hand information, learn what people do on a daily basis, and view their work environment
  • Practice talking with professionals and establishing helpful contacts for future networking
  • Learning about part-time, volunteer, internship, and full-time professional job opportunities

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