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Sample Reference List

How do you write a reference list? When looking for a sample reference list you can be sure to download and use this one.

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A sample reference list is a list of references along with their personal information. When applying for a job it is required to include at least three references that can vouched for your character.

How do you write a reference list?

When applying for a job it is important to list the full name, job position, company name, phone number and email address of your references as the company you are applying to will want to contact your references to ask about your character, reputation etc. As such choosing references is a very important task. If you need to choose references here are some ideas to keep in mind when choosing:

  • Choose people who can vouched for your abilities- When choosing a reference choose someone who can say positive things about your character, abilities, reputation, background.
  • Choose someone whom you had past relationships with- It is always better to list a past manager, supervisor, co- worker, teacher etc. 
  • Choose someone from inside the company you are seeking job employment with- If you happens to know any one that is currently working within the company you are seeking employment then it is advisable to use them as their opinion will highly be trusted.
  • Inform your job reference- Be sure to inform your reference that you have list them, in that way they can be prepared if being contacted. 
  • Always ask permission- All request permission from your reference before listing them and any personal details.

After downloading this Sample Reference List Template you can easily customize the style, typography, details, and appearance of your letter. If this isn't the right letter that you are looking for, then certainly take a look at the other letters that has to offer. We have many letters ranging from cover letters to business letters and thank you notes.

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andrene maddison(8/8/2022)

i am please with this format

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