Now that you have had a chance to research your industry (Biomechanical and Engineer) what did you learn about a real company through an informational interview with a professional in your field, it’s time to share what you’ve learned!
Create a discussion post to share the following observations or experiences you’ve had while exploring:
- Which methods of industry research (networking, online research, informational interviews, etc.) did you use while exploring?
- With what research strategy did you have the most success? The least success? Why do you think the strategy you had the most success with was so effective?
- Why is industry/employer research important? What did you gain or learn from your research?
- Why is effective professional communication important when conducting industry research?