Job Hunting Zen Thought of the Week – July 31, 2015

Here is your Job Hunting Zen Thought of the Week!

References are the great currency of the job hunting world.

If you treat people well and do good work for them, they will likely provide you a positive job reference.

If people treat you well and do good work for you, you should provide them a positive job reference.

References are applied karma. There is no greater gift than a person spending their goodwill to sing your praises, for your benefit.

Scott Singer is the President and Founder of Insider Career Strategies Resume Writing & Career Coaching, a firm dedicated to guiding job seekers and companies through the job search and hiring process. He is a Human Resources professional and staffing expert with almost two decades of in-house corporate HR and staffing firm experience, and is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) and Certified Professional Career Coach (CPCC).

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