Your Guide to Informational Interviews: How to request, prepare, and follow up after informational interviews

Rachel Parnes
Senior Marketing Manager at LinkedIn
January 4, 2021

“Maybe you’re actively looking for a new job. Or maybe you’re just following a kernel of curiosity that there’s something else out there you’re better suited for—another role, career, or industry. No matter where you are in your journey, informational interviews are a low-pressure way to learn about the day-to-day of a new role, explore a different career path, or check out a different industry.

Informational interviews are unique in that the outcome isn’t a job; it’s a relationship. You’re trying to expand your network and build relationships with people who can open a door, make an introduction, and (in the future) possibly hire you.”

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