For programs at Portland State University’s School of Business, an interview is an opportunity to get to know candidates beyond their application and an opportunity for the candidates to get to know the program even better.
The Portland State Graduate Business Programs staff spoke with three recruiters about how to best position yourself and your education during your job search. Their advice is to be realistic about experience and skills, rethink leadership experience, and demonstrate promotion readiness now.
An informational interview is a great way to learn about a company or industry that interests you from a first-hand perspective. I know that it can be nerve-wracking to have coffee with a stranger, but the stakes are low, and what do you have to lose? Jay Reedy, MRED alumna was hesitant about informational interviews at first too.