Types of Email: Addendum
When your resume and email address are searchable by employers, another type of spam pops up. Here’s a real email that I got today from “Duffy Jacob,” whose sender email address is different than the email address listed in the email.
Company is currently looking for a Sales Assistant! Selected individual will demonstrate ability to think on his/her feet.
Duties may include but are not limited to the following: managing sales processes and reporting, Responsible for providing feedback to the marketing group concerning communication needs, product development and pricing.
We offer excellent salary, commissions, benefits and 401K with a first year potential of $60,000-$70,000.
If you are interested in knowing more about these positions please send your resume to$ If you are interested in joining us, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org
Okay, it really should just be filed under targeted, Are You For Real spam. This type of scam spam may not be Snopes-able, but there are so many things wrong with it that I can’t believe anyone would actually fall for it. And yet, we know that someone out there probably will.