Ed4Career Blog | Category: job search

How to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation

By Guest Blogger | June 15th 2022

Pen and paper

You’ve gone through the hard part of tailoring your resume to the job description, crafting a beautiful cover letter, and filling out your job application. You’re done now, right? Believe it or not, there is one step you might be missing: a letter of recommendation.

Letters of recommendations are a classic place to stumble on during applications. Is there a right or wrong way when going about asking for a letter of recommendation? To begin, let’s look at the reasoning behind getting a letter of recommendation.

Why Do You Need a Letter of Recommendation?