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SAMPLE EMPLOYMENT REFERENCE REQUEST LETTER
Re: Letter of Reference
I am writing to ask if you could provide a reference for me. I am seeking new employment and I believe your reference would help enormously in advancing my career goals. Based on our previous professional relationship, I have confidence that you can speak to my qualifications and of the skills I gained during my time at
If you have any questions or need additional information about my experience to help you write your reference, please contact me at
Your help in my search efforts is greatly appreciated.
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Who you're sending this letter to
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Where you worked with the letter recipient
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What's an employment reference request letter?
If you need a glowing reference to help you land your dream job, ask a favorite former employer formally with this letter. All you’ll need to fill out are the details of where you worked—we’ve got the polite request-part written for you.