Safety Tips for Your Online Job Search

SlugQuest and other online job systems have made it easier for you as job seekers to find positions posted by employers seeking candidates. Unfortunately, the same technology makes it easier for scammers to create fraudulent positions to take advantage of you. While Career Services does not knowingly accept fraudulent postings, false jobs may appear from time to time. It is of utmost importance that you, as a job seeker, exercise common sense and caution. You need to read position descriptions carefully and research companies before applying! Watch the following video created by the Federal Trade Commission and read through the safety tips before you start your search.

In addition, watch this video created by the UCSC Career Center for tips:


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For more information and indepth tips click here.