Job references/ employment references are vital in the job search process.
Your job references need to be favorable. A company will request job references
when they are seriously considering you. Most companies require job
references from previous employers, not from personal contacts.
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frequently asked questions & answers
are some job reference tips:
There is no need to list your references on your resume/ CV.
Avoid giving out a bad job reference by
always checking with your references in advance and letting them know the
positions you are aiming for. Each reference should know your employment
history, at least briefly.
Have a list of your job references
their contact details ready before you attend the job interview.
Always thank those who gave you a job reference at the end of your
job search. They will appreciate it and remember it next time you need
a job reference.
If you are serious about your job search, don't
ignore the hidden job market.
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