Job References


9 Questions to Ask Candidates' References

Job seekers aim to present themselves in the best light. But the very people they offer to validate their claims might point to other useful information.

When Hiring, Give Negative References More Weight

Hiring isn't an exact science. However, calling former employers can be helpful, if you are willing to listen.

Tips for Interviewing Every Hiring Manager Should Know

A few requests from job hunters to interviewers.

The Ethics Coach on the Secret to Hiring Honest Employees

Also: How to maintain workplace confidentiality.