Why Reference Checking Is Essential

I have heard about a number of instances when the wrong person was employed because the employer did not take the time to check references. Reference checking is essential to ensure the candidate’s answers line up with their current and previous employers.

The best way to find out if the applicant has done what they say they have is to check their references. This is a relatively quick process, and this video provides you with some tips and the one important question you must ask every reference – it’s really simple and it’s the one that determines if the candidate proceeds or not.

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