You can make a significant impact in your correspondence and conversations with employers by conducting research in advance. Know their general products or services and location (basic research), and recent announcements or innovations (advanced research).
Your impact with research (+)
“I read about the merger with Fiat. How will the product line be affected?”
“I saw you opened an office in Charlotte. I am interested in an internship in this location.”
Your impact without research (-)
“What do you do?”
“Is Progress Energy an insurance company?”
- Finding company information (DH Hill)
Research company history, market share, rankings, stock performance, and more.
- Reference USA
Research specific industries and companies.
- Riley Guide
Find detailed information about employers and locations of interest.
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- Fortune’s company rankings 2009
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