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raddevus7-Dec-21 4:32
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Background
My son's fiancee is looking for a job and submitted a cover letter & resume to BigCo.

BigCo responded with:
Please contact 5 references (at least 3 of them must be managers) and have them take this survey about your work.

Survey has numerous detailed questions.

Her best references are the current place she works but of course she can't use those without letting the cat out of the bag.

My Background
I've worked at current place 13 years. (I've worked in IT 30 years.)
If I had to provide 3 manager references they would be from companies where the people wouldn't even remember me.

Additionally
Managers tend to be stooges & the reason I have left companies, soo.... Roll eyes | :rolleyes:

The Poll
Would you be able to provide 3 Managers from your past that you could be confident would give you good responses?

The Point
I think the request by BigCo. is ridiculous & I'm wondering if it seems _normal_ to others.
Thanks
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