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How to Get the Most Out of an Informational Interview
Harvard Business Review

Harvard Business Review offers advice for when you’re looking for a job or exploring a new career path, and requesting an informational interview.

Informational Interviewing
Berkeley University of California Career Center

The Career Center at Berkeley University provides resources for informational interviews.

Interview Tips

CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U. S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, shares tips on preparing for an interview.

How to Handle Tough Interview Questions
Common Good Careers

Common Good Careers discusses strategies for how to communicate the best possible responses to some difficult interview questions.

The Art of the Phone Interview
Common Good Careers

Common Good Careers walks through the phases of the phone interview and presents tips on how to advance to the next stages of the interview process.

30 Questions To Ask In An Informational Interview

Susan Adams provides questions to ask in informational interviews and gives good advice on what to research beforehand.

10 Tips for the Day of Your Job Interview
Purdue University Global

Purdue University provides career resources to students, graduates and the general public. In this article they provide 10 tips for acing your interview.

How to Ask for an Informational Interview (and Get a “Yes”)
The Muse

The Muse provides advice on getting the  most of an informational interview to learn more about a prospective employer.

10 Best Job Interview Tips for Job-Seekers
Live Careers

Quintessential Careers shares guidance on preparing and practicing for a job interview. The article offers examples of questions a future employer may ask and shares ways to be physically and mentally presentable.

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