Philip RoodShould I Bring Mommy & Daddy to My Job Interview? rocdomz October 3, 2013 Press If this question sounds absurd, you are most likely older than a millennial. Young job candidates are seriously pondering this as they are potentially considered for employment. My theory is that is why they are still considered a ‘candidate’ rather than an ’employee’. Here was my response to the question recently posed by Career Bliss: “I already have trouble taking a potential employee seriously when he or she uses a parent as a reference on an employment application,” says Timothy Trudeau of Syntax Creative. To read the article in its entirety, click here.