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I’m sorry if this sounds insensitive but does it look bad if one of my recommenders is laid off? I was about to ask for a rec but haven’t yet

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Doesn’t look bad because they won’t go that far to look into it. On the other hand, your recommender may have more important tasks at hand than your recommendation letter if they’ve just been laid off.

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Who will ever know if they are laid off?

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My recommender no longer worked at the company we worked at together. It didn’t cause an issue.

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Thank you!

Just make sure you include their current email as revera will reach out to verify

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