For those people that have left public accounting - did you ask people to be character references to the job you were applying to?

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Are you sure you aren’t going to a parole hearing? I’ve never heard of a job ask for character references

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Yeah I mean professional references. I just don't want people to know I'm leaving especially if I don't get the job.

I’m in the interviewing process and had to provide references. I asked a few coworkers who I was close with and could trust they wouldn’t tell anyone

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