The “Not an Interview” Interview: Part III – The Follow Up

One of the most important and valuable parts of the informational interview does not take place on the day of the interview itself! It’s also the area that is most often overlooked – which can be one of the most Continue reading The “Not an Interview” Interview: Part III – The Follow Up

The “Not an Interview” Interview: Part II – The Actual Interview

So you’ve done all your research and feel confident you have prepared effectively for your informational interview! Now what? During the actual informational interview, YOU drive the meeting, so don’t be afraid to take initiative and get started. The most Continue reading The “Not an Interview” Interview: Part II – The Actual Interview

The “Not an Interview” Interview: Part I – The Preparation

So what is an informational interview, anyway? It is a formal discussion about what it is like to work in a field, or for a particular company, that interests you.  These meetings are often with someone who is working in Continue reading The “Not an Interview” Interview: Part I – The Preparation

Employer Information Session – Welcoming Slegg Building Materials, Coast Hotels and Telus The Acquisition Group

  Last week in Victoria, we wrapped up the week with a wonderfully informative Employer Information Session at our Douglas Employment Service Center welcoming Slegg Building Materials, Telus and Coast Hotels! With 25 clients in attendance, the smaller group allowed Continue reading Employer Information Session – Welcoming Slegg Building Materials, Coast Hotels and Telus The Acquisition Group