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Informational Interviewing 101

October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Do you have an interest in a particular job but want more information to determine if it is something you should pursue? Well an informational interview may be the perfect activity for you. Learn what an informational interview is and how to conduct one as part of your career exploration.

Learning Outcomes
• Students will understand the foundational steps to complete before scheduling an informational interview (6 Steps to Informational Interviewing)
• Students will be able to create mock questions to ask in an informational interview
• Students will understand the benefits of an informational interview, including its potential as a networking opportunity.
• Students will be able to identify similarities and differences between an informational interview and a job interview.
• Offer students the chance to practice and demonstrate key professional skills, including communication, critical thinking, workplace appearance, and timeliness.
• Students will be able to build knowledge about the education and training needed for a particular job, career path, and entry into the industry.

Details

Date:
October 27
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Website:
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Venue

Hanes Hall 239
204 E Cameron Ave
Chapel Hill, 27599 United States
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