Industry and Advancement

  1. How has the field changed since you first started your career?
  2. What are the trends/challenges that you see in the future of this field?
  3. What is a major challenge you face today?
  4. How is the job market for your field in this area of the country? Is it difficult to find an opening? Is there an area that's best for starting such a career?
  5. How long should I expect to stay in an entry-level position?
  6. What are the opportunities for advancement?
  7. What would be the next step in a career path for a job like this?