RE: Further education required?

Subject: RE: Further education required?
From: "Bill Swallow" <wswallow -at- nycap -dot- rr -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 8 Jul 2002 15:04:21 -0400

No one talks about the "informational interview" anymore but it's still
practiced. I've had several in the past year alone, and have sat on both
sides of the "desk"... As interviewer and interviewee (note that the
roles are usually reversed from a formal company interview). I
definitely recommend this practice. Aside from learning about the
area/industry/market, you make professional contacts and sometimes good

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::: -----Original Message-----
::: - Back in the old days (in the Eighties!), there was a
::: job search concept known as the "informational
::: interview," whereby you'd make informal contact with a
::: professional in your area to meet and discuss the job
::: and job market. No one talks about that strategy
::: anymore, but it seems like a good idea to me.

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