An informational interview is not the interview for the job!
An informational interview can be helpful when you are looking to change careers, or when you are trying to see if a particular company would be a good fit for you. While this is not a formal interview, it offers occupational information as well as the opportunity to network.
When you land an informational interview, here's how to ace it:
Helpful Articles about Informational Interviews:
15 Questions to Ask in an informational Interview – Career Contessa, 8/1/2020
If you are nervous about an upcoming interview, quell those nerves by practicing your answers in a mock job interview.
Ask a friend, family member, or colleague that you are comfortable with to be the "interviewer" and practice, practice, practice!
Other places for mock interview:
STAR method article:
Have a job interview coming up? Doing a trial run can give you the preparation you need to nail the real thing.
By: Daniel Bortz, Monster contributor
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