HEALTHY LIVING
03/28/2008 02:45 am ET Updated Nov 17, 2011

How To Handle References

Once you began the hunt for a new job, you updated your résumé, took your suit to the cleaners, practiced your handshake and interviewed yourself in the mirror until your answers came out just right. You're prepared for everything.

Except a reference check.

Employers do make the call.

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