In her article for U.S. News and World Report, Alison Green reports 8 Things You Should Know About Job References.
Green explains details about reference checks including:
- Employers don’t always stick to the references on the list you gave them.
- References are often highly subjective and opinionated.
- You can find out what kind of reference someone is giving you.
Read on to read to complete list and how your references can influence a potential job offer.