Guest Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey O. Thompson


The Guest Speaker Research Report Assignment is designed for you to become familiar with doing research on a company before you have a conversation with someone either in an interview or informational interview situation. One of the first questions someone might ask you will be “what do you know about us”. This exercise is for you to understand the importance of being prepared. Employers and others that have had interactions with student often say they didn’t know anything about me or my company. Being armed with current information can set you apart from others.


Research needed
Brief Bio of the Guest Speaker beyond what is on LinkedIn
Information about the Company
Research current information using all sources available to you
Using the chart below, you can copy and paste into a new document or you can delete the top portion of the assignment and submit it that way.

Sample Solution