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Barbara Walters on the Art of the Interview

Walters, who is retiring next year, explains how to nail an interview

Walters at The View, which she created and co-hosts
Photograph by Mark Peckmezian for Bloomberg Businessweek

What’s the difference between interviewing someone and being interviewed?
When you’re interviewing someone, you’re in control. When you’re being interviewed, you think you’re in control, but you’re not.