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SAFERjobs (Safe Advice for Employment and Recruitment) is a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation created in 2010 to raise awareness and combat criminal activities that may be attempted on those seeking a job, or through the services provided by the recruitment industry.

Recruitment scam: HC stays FIR against MP Governor

Jabalpur: The Madhya Pradesh High Court on Friday, in an interim order, stayed the FIR filed against state Governor Ram Naresh Yadav by Special Task Force (STF) in connection with a recruitment scam. A division bench of MP High Court comprising Chief ...

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Scam Alert -- How to Spot a Fake Job on Craigslist - Better Business Bureau

Scam Alert -- How to Spot a Fake Job on Craigslist. Better Business Bureau. No experience necessary, no resume required, immediate start... sounds like the perfect job description, right? Actually, it sounds more like a scam. Craigslist job scams use tempting offers and the names of real organizations...

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Allegedly corrupt education chiefs keep it in the family

Until very recently, Mr Napoli held one of Victoria's most important jobs. He was and, had long been ... named six state schools either wittingly or unwittingly involved in the alleged scam. Put simply, IBAC has found companies run by Mr Napoli's ...

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Fraudsters launch APC recruitment scam

Suspected fraudsters have started an ‘employment agency’ in the name of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in a bid to swindle Nigerians. The fake agency said the mass recruitment is in fulfillment of the party’s promise of empowering Nigerians.

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CM Helping Nurses Recruitment Scam Accused, Says VS

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Opposition Leader V S Achuthanandan has alleged that Chief Minister Oommen Chandy is protecting Uthup Varghese, the prime accused in the nurses recruitment scam, who has been reported absconding. Achuthanandan said the massive fraud ...

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Young people most defrauded jobseekers in Britain

Get Safe Online, Safer-Jobs and Action Fraud are warning young people to take precautions whilst looking for jobs online, to avoid falling victim to scammers.

SAFERjobs by TABSInfoNation

SAFERjobs is a voluntary, non-profit organisation which works in partnership with the Metropolitan Police, National Crime Agency, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), as well as recru...

Most Popular Recruiter Magazine Articles of 2014: SAFERjobs

2014 has been a busy year for Recruiter. In the past 12 months we produced over 2,700 news stories about the recruitment industry. . So we thought we'd remind of some of our most popula...


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The following job boards promote job scam awareness and take seriously the campaign for a safer job search by advertising SAFERjobs on their websites: CWJobs, Executives on the Web, Guardian Jobs, Gumtree, reed.co.uk, Totaljobs, and Universal Jobmatch

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The Best Way to Avoid Job Scams? Use a Reputable Recruiter.

Job scams are not restricted to the recruitment industry, they occur wherever there is a job seeker and the promise of a job. This point is often forgotten as people have been quick to associate job scams with the recruitment industry. This simply isn’t true: what is often not appreciated is that using a reputable company within the recruitment industry actually lowers the chances of a job scam

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How to Spot a Fake Job on Craigslist online

Craigslist, when used cautiously, can be extremely helpful for finding all sorts of things, like bicycles, roommates or even employment.

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Top Tips for Candidates working with Recruitment Agencies

When choosing a recruitment agency to find you either temporary or permanent employment there are a number of things to consider. Will the agency work hard to find a position that suits your skills and listen to your requirements and not bog you down with offers that aren’t relevant to you? But also are they trustworthy, will they keep your personal details safe and are they offering you jobs that are actually available?

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Who Are You Dealing With

It's not uncommon for people to create a persona rather than being truthful about who they really are when online and that includes scammers. So be very careful when communicating with people you've only met online. Most job sites try to screen those that sign up with them but it's never going to be 100%.

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Young people most defrauded jobseekers in Britain

Get Safe Online, Safer-Jobs and Action Fraud are warning young people to take precautions whilst looking for jobs online, to avoid falling victim to scammers.

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SAFERjobs by TABSInfoNation

SAFERjobs is a voluntary, non-profit organisation which works in partnership with the Metropolitan Police, National Crime Agency, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), as well as recru...

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Most Popular Recruiter Magazine Articles of 2014: SAFERjobs

2014 has been a busy year for Recruiter. In the past 12 months we produced over 2,700 news stories about the recruitment industry. . So we thought we'd remind of some of our most popula...

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A mule's life is a fool's life

Just a single piece of personal information, such as your date of birth, can be used to commit fraud in your name. So imagine what a fraudster can do with a lot of personal information: hack yo...

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'Cash for crash' crooks 'staged' car accidents and deceived doctors to swindle insurance firms

A “cash for crash” scam which cost insurance companies tens of thousands ... Defence barristers stressed factors such as good references, jobs and job offers, the impacts on their families, and progress and good behaviour during years of delay in ...

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Nursing recruitment scam: CBI examines Protector of Emigrants

ET SPECIAL:Love visual aspect of news? Enjoy this exclusive slideshows treat! KOCHI: The CBI today examined the Protector of Emigrants (PoE), Kochi, a key accused in the nursing recruitment scam, involving crores of rupees. "The Protector of Emigrants (PoE ...

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EastEnders scam, Corrie discovery, Emmerdale shock, Hollyoaks passion

As Sarah (Tina O'Brien) takes on a job at The Rovers, Callum is pleased as he spots an opportunity to continue flirting with her. When Sarah lectures Callum (Sean Ward) on his parenting skills, the chemistry between them doesn't go unnoticed by Carla ...

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Nursing recruitment fraud: CBI seeks Interpol’s help

KOCHI: The CBI has sought the help of Interpol to trace Uthuppu Varghese, a native of Puthupally, Kottayam and the main accused in the Rs 300 crore nursing recruitment scam. He is currently hiding somewhere in Kuwait. The agency has asked the Interpol to ...

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Kenya failings drive al-Shabab recruitment

Ali (this same Kenyan businessman whose name I have changed because like many others he fears his candour will lose him his job) told me he had spent a lot ... sounds to many like Ali more like a money-making scam than a concerted effort to control cross ...

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Nurses Recruitment in Kerala Hits Ground with Rs 230-cr Scam

KOCHI:In a major breakthrough, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has unearthed a multi-crore fraud in recruitment of nurses in Kuwait. Al Zarafa Travel and Manpower Consultancy in Kochi collected more than Rs 230 crore from around 1,200 candidates ...

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Teenage girl Tiffany Baber loses appeal against sentence for tricking victim in robbery scam

Adding that Baber had also taken steps to change her life between the date of the offence and sentencing, getting a job and leaving cannabis use behind, he said. Giving judgment, Judge Peter Collier QC, Lord Justice McCombe and Mr Justice Nicol said Baber ...

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