4 Red Flags To Watch Out For When Applying For Jobs

When job hunting, it’s normal to feel hopeful and try your luck by applying to as many job advertisements as possible.

But before you do, be sure to know what you’re signing up for.

Here are 4 signs a job advertisement may not be all that they seem:

  1. Vague or short descriptions.
  2. Excessive requirements with overly broad job scopes.
  3. Little to no information about the company can be found. In the internet age, there’s really no excuse.
  4. You’re asked to work for FREE (this includes a “free trial” of the job).


A bad work experience, though may not be entirely your fault, can stunt your career growth. This is why picking a company with a culture that works for you matters tremendously.

In this article, we cover the 3 great signs that clue you in on the company’s great working culture!