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Letters of Recommendations - Using official email address

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Originally posted by gmat2k17 on 31 Mar 2017, 08:18.
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New post 31 Mar 2017, 08:57
Hi there,

I would recommend including a brief explanation in the Additional Information section (a sentence or two) explaining why a personal email address for your recommender has been given. Clients have done this in the past, and it has been absolutely fine.

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New post 31 Mar 2017, 15:36
Should not be an issue...but I agree with the above, a brief note would not hurt in the optional section
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New post 31 Mar 2017, 21:04
I will be straight with you, this does have a negative impact on the legitimacy of the recommendation. However if layoffs are going on, I can definitely see why this might be necessary and agree you should mention this in the optional essay or additional information section. I would also recommend that he include a link to his LINKED IN profile after his signature line in the recommendation so they can corroborate that this person is linked to your company.
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New post 15 Aug 2018, 10:34
I have the same query. One of my recommenders does not have an official mail ID. He hasn't been allocated one. Will it jeopardize my chances of getting an admit?
Any latest inputs on the same ?

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