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7 Rules for Managing Your List of Professional References

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Job Interview Tips

Job hunting? Read our tips for creating and managing a solid list of professional references.

ByRobert HalfNovember 17, 2020 / 2:45 pm

Here’s How to Check References

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Evaluating Job Candidates

Interviews are over and you’ve settled on the best job candidate. But before you make an offer, discover how to check references the right way.

ByRobert HalfMarch 19, 2019 / 8:00 am

Tips to Get the Most Out of Reference Checks

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Evaluating Job Candidates

A polished interviewee does not guarantee a great hire. To be doubly sure of a candidate’s abilities before making a job offer, it helps to find out more about that person from other sources.

ByRobert HalfJune 26, 2017 / 9:17 pm

Should You Use Social Media When Checking References?

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Evaluating Job Candidates

Thinking of using social media when checking references? Proceed with caution. 

ByRobert HalfFebruary 24, 2016 / 4:00 pm

Checking Job References the Right Way: 4 Must-Do Tips

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How to Interview Candidates

For some managers, employment references are just a resume tack-on, barely worth a glance. The truth is, checking job references can be invaluable when it comes to thoroughly evaluating your candidates.

ByRobert HalfJanuary 9, 2015 / 1:13 am