Asking for Recommendations and References: How to Not Annoy People

Asking for recommendations, letters of reference, or listing someone on as a reference in your job search can be awkward. Whatever type, your first step is  not asking whether that person will write (or provide) you a strong recommendation, it is asking if they are comfortable writing/providing a STRONG recommendation.  A luke-warm recommendation is the … Continue reading Asking for Recommendations and References: How to Not Annoy People