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Have you received an recruiting email like the ones below, claiming to be from
We have yet to hear from A SINGLE PERSON who has received a job through them. If you have received a job through EventsbyChristie.com or the others above, or have anything positive to say about them - PLEASE WRITE US! So far, all we have seen is very suspicious, at best.
CFR RECOMMENDS THAT YOU DO NOT GIVE THEM ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION UNTIL WE CAN CONFIRM MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THEM!
Do you have a resume posted online? We'd like to hear from you about your experiences recruiting emails that turned out to be scams or misleading - click here to write us.. We suspect these are possibly a new wave of identity theft attacks.
Note: There ARE legitimate recruiting and employment firms on the internet, and some with very similar names to those above. We recommend you check any company out before you give any personal information to them. If they do not have a posted address and phone number, or don't answer the phone, don't give them any personal information! The legal recruiters will be happy to give you contact information, return calls and act in the open!
Report it to the following government agencies:
Sent: Wednesday, January 23, 2008 10:38 AM
Subject: Regarding your application for the Office Manager position.
Our records indicate that you applied for the Office Manager position at Events by Christie . We have received your application and feel you meet the initial requirements for the position. I would like to recommend you as a qualified candidate.
If you are still interested in the position please visit our website at: http://careerswithevtsbychristie.com/careers2a.aspx?J=chrs326841
This link will open the application page which will ask for a login to continue. You may log into the site using your id as follows:
Please verify the information that we have on record and supply any additional information required. This information will be used to aid in the final hiring process. Once we have received the final completed application we will contact you directly to schedule a personal interview.
Jill Martin Human Resources
Please extract_me from_your contact list.
CAREERSWITHEVTSBYCHRISTIE.COM is registered through NetworkSolutions.
information for IP number 22.214.171.124:
InQuent Technologies Inc. INQUENT-2 (NET-205-178-128-0-1)
126.96.36.199 - 188.8.131.52
Network Solutions, LLC NTSL-02 (NET-205-178-184-0-1)
184.108.40.206 - 220.127.116.11
# ARIN WHOIS database, last updated 2008-01-28 19:10
There are a variety of sleazy scams that look, at first glance, like legitimate job offers. Before you write back to them, pause a moment and read about the scams below!
Some of the more common job scams are