Adapted! From! http://online.uwc.edu/technology/onletiquette.asp)
All written assignments should be typed, double spaced, using 12
Point font and in pdf format. Only assignments on pdf format will be
Accepted in this course. Failure to submit assignments following
These instructions will result in a no credit grade for the assignment.
Informational Interview Paper – Instructions
Submit a two-page paper with the following information:
(also see informational interview handout in class materials)
Describe your interview: Who did you interview? In what field does the person work? What is the person’s job title? Where did the interview take place? How did you contact the person? Make sure to provide contact information of the person you interviewed. I DO call the people you interview to verify information and thank them for giving you an interview.
IMPORTAN: Only professionals currently working on the field must be interviewed. Abstain from interviewing family members or family friends.
• Submit the questions you asked to the person you interviewed
• Identify two things that you learned from your interview.
• Identify one thing that was difficult or surprising about the interview.
• Write about one thing that you would have done differently before, during or after the interview.
Please follow all instructions stated on the syllabus regarding written work for this class. Up to 10 points will be deducted if instructions are not followed.
In the Class Material tab you will find an informational interview handout that provides tips about questions to ask and etiquette.
The video below might also help you prepare for the informational interview
I interviewed with a VA Case Manager by the name Sonya Perry. I will upload the question asked and her response to the interview, along with detailed of the meeting. I in the process of typing the paper.
Information interview Name Institution Information Interview 1. The information interview was conducted to Miss Sonya Perry, a case manager at the Supporting Services for Veteranâ€™s Families (SSVF). Miss Perryâ€™s positions deals with the veterans; she is entitled to ensure that all the veterans without houses, the homeless, and those at risk of losing their houses, are housed by the end of 2016. I settled on the â€œEast Oakland Community Projectâ€ through my searches; my initial contact with the organization was through telephone, and I was connected to Miss Sonya Perry. I booked an interview with her on April 8, 2016 and later made a visit to the organization