1 in 3 job candidates in Canada removed from consideration following reference checksStaff Writer |
Canada Senior managers said they were most interested in strengths and weaknesses
Accountemps reported they remove approximately one in three candidates (32 percent) from consideration for a position with their company after checking their references.
Specifically, senior managers surveyed said they were most interested in getting a view of the applicant's strengths and weaknesses and a description of their past job responsibilities and work experience. ■