Informational Interviewing: The Ultimate Networking Tool

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Human Resources See map
221 Whitney Ave, Lower Level Rooms 5&6


Informational Interviewing: The Ultimate Networking Tool is a half-day course designed to demonstrate the benefits of conducting informational meetings. We will train you on best practices to initiate these conversations so they help you build a vibrant professional network at Yale that supports your career goals.

In this course you will learn:

  • What informational interviews are and how you can use them as a networking tool.
  • How to build a customized list of interesting people to connect with and how to invite them.
  • How to prepare for your informational interviews and develop good questions.
  • How to write thank you notes and follow up effectively.
Free but register in advance