Informational interviews are a really great way to learn more about an industry and a specific job or title. You need a strategy, a plan. Depending on your industry or place of employment there may be some politics to contend with, but there are many ways around this. Don’t waste your interviewee’s time. Be prepared and listen.
Thinking about becoming a mentor? Here are some reasons why you should more than think about it.
Everyone needs a mentor in their lives. Read more for some helpful strategies that can help you find the right one.
Saying thank you, while seeming to state the obvious, can really go a long way. Don’t forget to show gratitude.
Taking on a stretch assignment can really help you get far in your career. Don’t overlook them or think you are too busy to take a little extra on.
It can be really hard to ask others about your challenges or where you can improve. But you will be better for it.