Learn about the company
When applying for jobs or preparing for an interview, it is important to learn as much as possible about the company or organization of interest.
This information will help you to decide whether you might like to work for a potential employer. Also, you may be asked questions during an interview about how familiar you are with the company/organization, and why you are interested in a position there.
Start with the company/organization website
Find it through an internet search engine such as Google. Here are some points to focus on:
You may also be interested in:
Some resources which can be helpful for researching this information include:
Vault: search for information, employee surveys, message boards on companies
National Center for Charitable Statistics: FAQs about non-profits in general
Google blog search
Google news: searches thousands of news resources