Here’s another sample cover letter requesting an informational interview:
James Shaneson Physical Therapy Associates 30432 N. Division Spokane, WA 99204 Dear Mr. Shaneson: As a junior at Washington State University, I start my physical therapy course next semester. I would love the opportunity to schedule an informational interview with you to learn more about the field, more about how you got involved in this career, and the day-to-day activities of a physical therapist. I was fascinated with the approach to physical therapy that you describe in your blog postings on PhysicalTherapyBlog.com, and I felt you would be one of the most enlightening people in the field that I could possibly interview. I know that you must be quite busy, so I assure you I will be brief — taking up no more than 30 minutes of your time. I will contact your office next week to inquire about a convenient time for scheduling this informational meeting. You can also reach me at 509-555-4876 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you very much for considering this request. Sincerely, Katie Walton
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