Tag Archives: references

  • How to Ask Someone You Haven’t Talked to in Years to be a Reference

    When we’re in job search mode we often focus on sending the perfect resume that showcases our skills and expertise, prepping for the interview process, and of course crossing our fingers till we hopefully land that Holy Grail job offer. Before any of this though, we need to get… more

  • Getting Your First References

    When you were in high school and applied for part-time work, you could list your neighbor, your friend’s mom and other casual acquaintances as the references for your part-time jobs. But once you’re a college graduate applying for professional jobs, you know those referenc… more