You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #15: Three is the magic number for me [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU
Generic Brad Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-25-08 10:06 PM
Response to Original message
15. Three is the magic number for me
Give your references a heads up before you hand out their names and numbers too. It will help set up a better reference on your behalf. No one likes to be caught off guard.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
  -So when you go to an interview reyd reid reed  Nov-25-08 09:16 PM   #0 
  - Whaa...?  Oeditpus Rex   Nov-25-08 09:18 PM   #1 
  - Yeah.  reyd reid reed   Nov-25-08 09:25 PM   #5 
  - I never give them my references unless they are seriously considering hiring me  graywarrior   Nov-25-08 09:20 PM   #2 
  - I don't put them on my resume --  reyd reid reed   Nov-25-08 09:24 PM   #3 
     - Three is plenty.  graywarrior   Nov-25-08 09:29 PM   #7 
  - I thought "references" were supposed to not be employers  bob_weaver   Nov-25-08 09:24 PM   #4 
  - That's another thing I'm not too sure of  reyd reid reed   Nov-25-08 09:36 PM   #9 
     - Well they get your former employers from your employment history, so  bob_weaver   Nov-25-08 09:55 PM   #13 
  - Three  XemaSab   Nov-25-08 09:26 PM   #6 
  - The former bosses in the field  reyd reid reed   Nov-25-08 09:39 PM   #10 
  - I'm in the middle of the same stuff. I bring three,  crim son   Nov-25-08 09:30 PM   #8 
  - That's an excellent idea...to make sure I bring  reyd reid reed   Nov-25-08 09:40 PM   #11 
     - Glad (and amazed) I can help!  crim son   Nov-25-08 09:41 PM   #12 
  - I usually have between 3 and 6...  ThinkBlue1966   Nov-25-08 10:03 PM   #14 
  - Three is the magic number for me  Generic Brad   Nov-25-08 10:06 PM   #15 
  - Probably 3-5.  alarimer   Nov-25-08 11:39 PM   #16 
  - three  leftofthedial   Nov-26-08 12:00 AM   #17 
  - I just look at my cell phone and figure out who will cover for me.  JVS   Nov-26-08 12:02 AM   #18 
 

Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC