An informational interview - a 15-20 minute one-to-one meeting with a contact - is a great way to find out more about a career. They can give you an insight into the industry, position, organisation or career you are interested in and will help you gain valuable insight and information that can help you plot out a career path that’s suitable for your skills, experience and interests.
5 steps to follow if you don’t meet a job’s requirements
Ever managed to find a job description that fits you, your skills and your experience completely? Unless you have been very lucky, the likely answer is no.