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GEN BUS 360: Workplace Writing and Communication (Spring 2022)

Informational Interview

Informational Interview that You Conducted


In-text Citation Options

According to Dana Hsu, Financial Analyst at GE, employees at the company are passionate about what they do (personal communication, April 6, 2018).


Employees at the company are passionate about what they do (D. Hsu, personal communication, April 6, 2018).


References Page Entry

Informational interviews and other types of personal communication are not cited on your References page.


Note: Other types of "personal communication" that should be cited this way include personal emails, text messages, phone conversations, and class lectures. See the Publication Manual of the APA, 7th Edition, for more information.

Content Credit

Content on this page was created by the Business Communication team at the Wisconsin School of Business.