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Hold Those Reference Calls

HOLD THOSE REFERENCE CALLS

I’ve noticed a trend on applications in recent years, requiring submission of references to call before the candidate is even interviewed.   That truly perplexes my clients, and I have to say myself as well.  The whole idea of having references to call is to determine truthfulness of tasks performed and achievements professed, what the candidate …

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The Value of References

The Value of References

Job seekers often send their resume with “References available upon request” included in the document.  However, this information is unnecessary, as it is expected that you will be able to supply references, whether you have said so or not.  A reference listing (a separate page from your resume listing each reference and their contact information) …

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