Dealing With a Company Policy Against References  
5/6/2009 3:05:06 PM

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Examiner -- Bruce in San Francisco writes: “I was laid-off from my job last month and I just asked my former boss to be a reference for my job hunt. He said that he’d be happy to give me a good reference but the company has a policy that prohibits managers from giving any references. Why would the company make a rule against giving good references?”