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Thoughts on asking a client (mid-upper level VP at a bank) for a letter of rec for bshool? Think he would write very good things, had a direct working relationship for 6 months - applying next fall

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I just posted about this. Everyone said do it if the relationship is good

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Yeah most b schools actually list long term clients as a suggestion for recommenders

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D1, but are they really busy........

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Also would "coach" him through it (which isn't new lol) and give him more details on my story

I'd talk to your SM before you do, cya, in case it comes off wrong with the client, don't burn the bridge at Deloitte

My client VP wrote a LinkeIn reference for me. Ask nicely, and give them lot of time because they are busy.

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