Job Reference as a Tie Breaker

Job seekers who aren’t getting offers often overlook the importance of a good job reference. Job references are critical to removing the barriers to a job offer. As we review in this career advice segment, it is not uncommon for the job reference to be the...

Job Search Preparation

If you are active in a job search, or about to start, prepare to have your employment history and references verified. Lets face it, the days of employers disregarding the importance of reference checks are long since past.  The best approach is to use a two-step plan...