1 out of 3: who can give a powerful Letter of Recommendation?

This question was my problem since I was looking for a powerful Letter of Recommendation and applying for my Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa. In general, the criteria seems to be pretty obvious and clear. Any senior manager with direct relation to you as an employee or contractor fits. But… If there are no line managers who can provide a powerful Letter of Recommendation now, what can you do?

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Who cannot give you a good Letter of Recommendation?

Today at the Forum I got a question to me about a good Letter of Recommendation.

“Hi Andrii, Please can you help explain what this below mean with respect to the letter of recommendation requirements for Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa.

“Letters from individuals within service-based organisations (i.e. consultants, agencies, outsourcers, service/process delivery) are generally not considered appropriate.

Thank you.”

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BRP Collection and Freedom of Move

“Hi, my question is related to step 31 and BRP collection. When we got the Endorsement letter for Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa and applied for Visa Stage, we have to go to the UK in a specific duration of time.
In my case, I want to go to the UK when I will have job interviews. I want to go in a permanent way when I’ll start my job there. Is it possible (1) to go to the UK, (2) get the BRP, (3) come back to my native country, (4) prepare for the transfer with family and (5) get hired in the UK, (6) come back to live permanently? This process will probably take a couple of months.
Thanks for your reply.”
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