Apparent scams and fraudulent job postings have been on the rise lately in online job boards. After two positions that we approved in Ashland University’s on campus job board ended up being apparently fraudulent or inauthentic, I sat down and took a look at what information had been provided to us, and there were a lot of inconsistencies in the postings that should have been red flags that the postings were not genuine. This post is intended for administrators of job boards as they review unsolicited postings to assist them in identifying what jobs may be worth double-checking. Continue reading
Achieve your potential by being prepared!
Presented at the 2011 OCPA Careers in Student Affairs Conference
by Dave Kokandy
Career Specialist, Ashland University
1. Be honest.
2. Be prepared!
3. Be your professional self. Continue reading