Who Should You List as a Reference?
The individuals you list on your Reference document need to be selected carefully. Do not rush in this decision making process. A current or former manager would be a good choice. Other possible reference options could include: a co-worker, someone who works in your related field, or a teacher. Do not assume that all individuals know how to give a proper reference and know what to say to a potential employer. When you begin your job search, ask individuals if they will be a reference and will give you a good recommendation. Choose individuals who will: Continue reading