should references be more professional or academic?

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should references be more professional or academic?

Postby Anonymous User » Mon Jul 22, 2013 9:32 pm

sup all

so for OCI or related recruiting

should references strive to be from academic professors or can it be from professional individuals?

thanks all

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Re: should references be more professional or academic?

Postby BlueLotus » Mon Jul 22, 2013 9:36 pm

Why not both? I'm using references from 1) 1L prof 2) 1L summer supervisor and 3) work supervisor from before law school

Best to have a mix of perspectives IMO.

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Re: should references be more professional or academic?

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Jul 23, 2013 4:35 am

thanks for the reply

i do plan to use a mix. if so, is it better to have more academic (as in lower education systems?) or doesnt matter?

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