Job hunting can be very daunting and depressing. I've always hated the process of putting resume out after resume, but persisted hoping to find the right job or at least a good job available. The harder part was the waiting for a call back for an interview and then going through the interview process.
One method I have been taught to get my foot in the door is to ask for an informational interview. Alison Doyle of About.com tells What an Informational Interview is and how it can help your career, some questions to ask at an informational interview, and what to do after the interview.