Career Resources: Informational Interviews

The informational interview maybe the most underutilized, misunderstood, networking tactic in today’s job market! Although career centers promote and encourage them, most college students rarely take advantage of them.

The further one is removed from graduation the more likely they are to forget how important an informational interview can be in finding a job in the profession they desire.

“People hire people they know. “ Conducting a good informational interview with a potential new professional career ally can open doors that are locked to outsiders.

Informational Interviews: Getting the Insider’s View!

Your informational interview with Career Allies is at the heart of seeking and finding important career information and contacts within the ABF Career Alliance. This interview, with an experienced professional in your field of interest, provides you with hard-to access, current, and relevant industry information from an “insider’s” point of view. When conducted with skill […]

Questions to Ask in Your Informational Interview

Questions to Ask in Your Informational Interview PDF One of the biggest benefits of participating in the ABF Career Alliance is the opportunity to connect to successful professionals in your field of interest. Here are some questions that will help you get the most out of that interview. Your goal is to 1) gain a […]