Dear Experts, One of my past employers went out of business. How does that affect my job search? Here is how our T.A.P. experts answered this question: Q#305 Secure another employment reference if possible and carry on. It shouldn't hurt you a bit! (@beneubanks) Q#305 R u still in contact w. anyone? Can still use as reference. Cannot control those things. Shld. not b a problem. (@DebraWheatman) Q#305 If job was impt part of ur career, c if u find some1 from there who knows ur work, can b a reference. (@juliaerickson) Our Twitter Advice Project (T.A.P.) is no longer an active campaign. To find an answer to the above question, please use the "Search" box in the right-hand column of this website.