The purpose of this assignment is to provide you with a practical exercise in information gathering interview skills. You should locate a person (not a friend, family member, or direct supervisor) who currently holds approximately the same job and title that you hope to hold in five years. Schedule a fifteen to twenty minute interview with this person. You are the interviewer; this is NOT a fake job interview, it is a practical information-seeking interview in which you should find out everything possible to help prepare for that position.

Job: Licensed Professional Fiduciary in Walnut Creek California Here is a list of just a few of the questions that might be asked. You should prepare a list of questions yourself using suggestions from the text: Exactly what does your job entail? What are the educational requirements for the position?

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What do you like the most (or least) about the job? What future changes do you see in this field? These questions are only a beginning. You will certainly want to develop others so that you have a full sense of the demands and responsibilities of the position held by the interviewee and the nature of their field.

After the interview has occurred, write my paper for cheap a minimum 4-page in which you discuss the nature of the position and the person interviewed, list the questions you prepared for the interview, give a brief self analysis of the interview itself, and discuss your strengths and weaknesses as an interviewer. Be sure to engage in proper interview etiquette by sending a thank you note to your interviewee for their time.