Perhaps you are considering a career change and have questions- then have an information interview with potential companies. This is not an interview for hire; it will simply help you gather information so you can make the best possible decision.
Tip #9: Information
Go ahead an interview potential companies and experience professionals and exchange information related to your target field or location. Most professionals love to share information about their experience and this will help you target your job search more effectively. Remember, as with any interview, be sure to thank them for their time.