The email appears last night at 5:09 pm.
Its esoteric request was disappointing.
You have achieved the next level in our selection process. Please log in and provide us with the email addresses of 5 professional references. One of the references must be a former manager. These references cannot be friends or family!
This is a very important step in our selection process and must be completed within 48 hours.
If you are no longer interested in this position, please click here, and you will be removed from our selection process.
Most of the people I’ve worked with in the past are friends….that poses a dilemma.
What questions are emailed in this survey?
Next week is Thanksgiving, and most of my friends are taking the week off.
Since the email came in after 5pm on Friday, when does the 48 hours start?
What happened to the other 4 applicants being considered?
Why do I feel so exposed, and stupid?
Do I want to take this next step?
Today I am grateful for choices, a supportive husband, and a little time to think things through.