Help! A Friend Asked Me to Pass On His Résumé, but I Never Want to Work With Him.

Advice on manners and morals.
May 28 2014 3:30 PM

Dear Prudence: Obnoxious Résumé Request

I really don’t want to help my buddy get a job at my firm.

In this week's video Prudie counsels a man who has reservations about recommending his ex-colleague at his new job.

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