How to take an interview, and all about it
Before you take from someoneinterview. prepare for it. Try to collect as much information as possible from the respondent with whom you will communicate. If it's a famous person, read about it in newspapers and on the Internet. Ifinterview ironmy ordinary citizen, but you have the opportunity to talk to his family, superiors, colleagues, ask them about it. All this is done to determine the range of topics on which you will be able to talk and not to ask unintentionally insensitive questions. for example, if your Respondent has recently experienced the death of a loved one, it is not necessary to interview to touch upon this topic, if it is, say, his work, and not about his personal life.
Write sample questions that you are going to ask the Respondent. Try to phrase them so that they inspired a person on full answers, not short "Yes-no-don't know." Questions should be arranged logically, so that the main theme interview with every phrase more and more. Whereininterview the EP should speak concisely and clearly, not trying to look smarter than his companion. Make sure that the questions were not too long and abstruse to be easy to pronounce and was not required to repeat twice.
Before the beginninginterview briefly outline the main purpose of your conversation with him. Ifinterview information, start with the reason, because of which you are talking. If we are talking about the person who givesinterview. for starters, ask him to tell you a bit about myself. for any further questions on the basis of the story is, don't be afraid to question, especially when we go on dates and people. It so happens that keen on their own story interview ironmy begins to move away from the topic, delving into memories. In this case, properly return the conversation in your direction with the words: "This is very interesting, but more I would like to know this. "