How to ask for an informational interview

They are a great way to learn more about an organization or industry, broaden your network and practice your interview skills. This week, I’ll tackle the issue of informational interviews.

@SarahJewell asked on Twitter: “Hi Kate. What’s the best way to request an informational interview (in HQs) in order to learn about possible career pathways?”

About the author

  • Kate Warren

    Kate Warren is Executive Vice President and resident talent and careers guru at Devex. With 15 years of global development recruitment experience advising international NGOs, consulting firms, and donor agencies, she has a finger on the pulse of hiring trends across the industry and insider knowledge on what it takes to break in.