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Has anyone ever gotten hired for an actual legit job off of craigslist?

If so what was the job?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:54 AM on Jun. 30, 2009 in Money & Work

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  • My husband and my BIL both did.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:55 AM on Jun. 30, 2009

  • I dont think escorts have any trouble finding work...LOL!
    I know thats not the answer you were wanting...sorry for being a smart-a$$.
    I havent heard of anything regarding work...a lot of people market different things on there obviously...but with all the BS you hear about backpage and craigslist...i'd be afraid of it..Ive never used it...so I cant say...you might with some of the work from home business groups here on cafemom..they do all types of marketing and job searches. Ive gotten lots of wonderful helpful information from thoses groups...
    Make sure you check all credentials when applying and ont give out any personal information unless you know these people.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:14 PM on Jun. 30, 2009

  • Smaller companies and independent recruiters tend to use Craigslist instead of the " big 3" (monster, hotjobs and career builder) because their postings are free or $25. I have found freelance bookkeeping work through Craigslist; my handyman husband finds at least half of his customers through Craigslist.
    I do career & job search coaching. I am always happy to help cafemoms (and dads) with resumes, cover letters, job search strategy & interview preparation. Feel free to contact me directly –Robin
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 3:06 PM on Jun. 30, 2009

  • I did, still working there today 18 months later
    miss_nevin

    Answer by miss_nevin at 3:40 PM on Jun. 30, 2009

  • I have had a few jobs i had got off there. The job I have right now I found off there..I work at a restaurant
    Lisse_2006

    Answer by Lisse_2006 at 6:07 PM on Jun. 30, 2009

  • I got hire for the Salvation Armythough craiglist, and I am still there a year later...
    vampjaded

    Answer by vampjaded at 8:51 PM on Jun. 30, 2009

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