Reply to post: Re: Bad references

User couldn't open documents or turn on PC, still asked for reference as IT expert

Captain DaFt

Re: Bad references

"No - if you're asking from a colleague or a "mentor". Since the chap wasn't working for the Uni anymore he's free to tell the truth."

Reminds me of the anecdote about a professor that hated to give bad references.

His reference for the totally useless?

"If you can get this person to work for you, you will be extremely fortunate."

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