How to Handle Bad References.
by Bob Gerberg
Published by: Career Pace.
Every year millions of people have the unfortunate experience of having an attractive offer get derailed by a poor, unenthusiastic or bad reference that comes up at the wrong time. Some allow themselves to give up at this point.
But the lesson is to never allow yourself to take the reference checking part of job hunting lightly. In the discussion below we share out thoughts on this challenge. If you have some concerns about your references, this fast read can prove to be very informative.