The stress of trying to find a job in this poor economy that matches our skills and salary requirements is hard enough. But unsuspecting job hunters now have another battle to contend with - job scams and fake job offers.
Scams on sites like CraigsList are especially prevalent because the job posts and listings are free. ExecuJobs Scam Alert has compiled this list of things to look out for while searching for jobs on CragisList:
It has a generic, over-used or vague job title. Admin Assistant or Customer Service Rep are popular ones.
They don't list a specific location for the job - i.e. they list no location under the city or area that you are searching.