Listen Now: 10 Warning Signs To Look For In Any Job Offer
Finally landed a job offer? It might be too good to be true.
After months of research, applications and interviews it feels pretty good to have someone offer you a position at their company. However in some cases what’s on the table may require a second look.
So how do you know if you should sign up or walk away? To help you out MSN money asked two career experts for ten potential warning signs that your dream job might actually be a nightmare.
For example, the salary offer is too high. According to one career expert this could be a sign that nobody wants the job because the conditions are toxic. The company could be desperate to hire someone and needs you to be the person to solve an immediate problem.
Another warning sign, they make verbal promises. Steer clear of companies that make promises but refuse to put them in writing. If there is no physical commitment the company can’t be held accountable if they don’t follow through.
For more warning signs, check out the original article and tread carefully.
CBS News Radio national business journalist Brian Banmiller has spent more than 40 years in the news industry, covering business, politics and the economy on television, radio and in print. Currently, his “Banmiller on Business” reports are delivered to an audience of millions nationwide.
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