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The Ins and Outs of Providing References

In this article from U.S. News and World Report’s On Careers, Lindsay Olson explains The Ins and Outs of Providing References. Read an excerpt of Olson’s article below. Read full article You’ve likely been asked for references in an interview or during the application process. Rather than scrambling to pull a few together, you should have […]

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Secrets to Passing the Reference Check

Who should you choose as a reference? Joanna Boydak from LiveCareer has a few Secrets to Passing the Reference Check. Read an excerpt from Boydak’s article below. Read Full Article Would you be excited to eat at a restaurant that has a mediocre review? An unenthusiastic reference may hurt more than help, so choose your references […]

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How to Ask for References

About.com Guide, Alison Doyle writes, Who to Ask for a Reference Below is an excerpt from Doyle’s article. Read Full Article When an employer checks references, the first place they are going to check with is your previous employer. However, not all companies provide references for employees. In fact, some companies may only confirm that […]

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