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Should my resume be public on indeed?

Should my resume be public on indeed?

Resume searchable only on Indeed Private resumes are not visible (and employers cannot find you). When you set your resume to Private, it does not appear in search results, but you will still be able to use your Indeed resume to apply for jobs with the Apply Now button.

Why do companies post fake jobs?

– Fake job postings exist so that companies can get a back-up for your position and keep resumes on file. Since we already know that every job is temporary, an enterprising employer might be stockpiling talent in case you make a sudden exit, or, are asked to make an exit.

Can I sue indeed?

They usually use real companies so when you ask for a website or number something comes up. They do that. You can’t sue indeed either.

Are indeed hire emails legit?

It is not legitimate. You can contact Indeed to verify that it is fraudulent. Please at least report it to Indeed in order to prevent other people being scammed.

Are there fake job postings on LinkedIn?

Signs to watch for: Missing call-to-action info (like emails, reference links, phone #, job/company details), stating broad requirements. These are the signs of a bogus post!

Can you get scammed on LinkedIn?

Fake profiles are the basis of most other LinkedIn scams. Once they become part of your network, they will then use this trust to scam you, either by sending you fake job offers, sending your malicious links that install viruses and malware on your computer, spamming you, and so on.

Should I trust recruiters on LinkedIn?

Yea it’s fine. Just beware that recruitment agencies are pretty competitive, so they’ll work hard to get you into a role, even if it’s not in your best interest to take the role. Don’t be afraid to turn something down if it’s not right for your needs.

How do you know if a recruiter is legit on LinkedIn?

Any legitimate recruiter, HR person, or hiring manager will contact you from a corporate email and never a Gmail, Hotmail, AOL, Yahoo, or other free personal email address. You can also search the person’s name on LinkedIn to see if they’re a genuine employee of the company they claim to represent.

Are LinkedIn profiles fake?

Fake LinkedIn profiles can have several hundred connections already, as well as a handful of Skill Endorsements. They also usually belong to several groups and follow a couple of companies and influencers. If you know what to look for, fake accounts on LinkedIn are usually pretty easy to spot.

Why do recruiters reach out on LinkedIn?

Having a recruiter reach out to you on LinkedIn is a positive sign. It means you have a strong profile and relevant, employable skills.