Helping job seekers resolve to get a new job in 2018

After a long winter break, many job seekers will be ramping up their job search in the new year having resolved to get a new job; preferably in the next couple of weeks. Here’s the challenge: I can’t to get Continue reading Helping job seekers resolve to get a new job in 2018

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