Having positive recommendations from your contacts is essential for having a successful career. In her article “Getting Job Recommendations” Allison Rapaport gives several tips regarding how to obtain quality recommendations from your connections. Find out what Allison has to say on the following topics:
- How many current recommendations you should be keeping in your file
- How LinkedIn can help you get recommendations
- Who you should ask for recommendations
- How to write recommendations for others
Having great recommendations in your file will definitely help your cause when you are job seeking. So, if you haven’t read it already, be sure to check out “Getting Job Recommendations,” and good luck with your job search! Check out the Career Articles section on America’s Job Exchange for more great career advice!