How to avoid job scams: Pre-class activities

Pre-class activities

Prepare for your class by completing these activities!

Vocabulary matching


The first time you watch the video, pay special attention to the correct pronunciation of the following words:

Hyper-realistic job hoaxes, making it tough to tell what’s real.
Often they find targets through social media, people who say they have been laid off.
Research companies and positions thoroughly.
Update your resume with in-demand skills, and be wary of anyone who offers you a job after just one conversation.

Comprehension questions