If there is one thing that you need to know when it comes to searching for a job, that would be the fact that it can take months of interviewing process to finally land a position in a certain company that matches the skills set they have, their financial needs, their schedule and the industry as well. Although this could mean for you to start jumping for joy, you have to realize that a conditional job is exactly what it is or what it sounds like, no more, no less. As a matter of fact, there might be a need for you to go through a background check, you references may also be contacted and that there might also be a need for you to undergo a drug test and have to pass that test for you to be legally accepted by the company. And of course, once you have started working, you are required to continue reflecting a fully professional image as you work with the third party companies that the potential future employer you may fall into has hired to facilitate the process of screening for employment. To simply put, what we are trying to convey to you here is to never dare asking for questions that might possible raise any red flags hence, rather than doing that, you have to prepare each step of your journey so that at the end of your job hunt, you will be able to get yourself a start date from the human resource department.
The very first thing that you need to do in order for you to successfully make it through the employment screening process is to take into consideration the references you have as well as the things that they will be saying about you. You have to be ready with your list of reference and in doing so, make sure that the names you have written on it are those who have confidence and full trust regarding your skills and also, that they will only have good things to say about you as this will certainly boost your chance of landing that job. When choosing for reference, you have to see to it that you are choosing those who are most familiar with you, preferably those whom you have had work with in the earlier days of your college life or career and saw how much you have grown professionally ever since those times.