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If you receive a suspicious email from an employer even if they say it is from your University Career Services office , please do not respond to the email and contact our office immediately at bucareer bu. You receive an unexpectedly large check. This is the biggest and most costly scam. Please turn everything into the BU Police Department. The check may look real but it is not. You will be responsible for the entire amount of the check, plus any fees incurred by the bank when they process it and discover that the check is fraudulent.

If you have any questions or doubts regarding an internship, please do not hesitate to contact bucareer bu. Hiring managers can receive online applications directly from the system with current resumes attached, sign up for career expos, and much more.

Here are some good indicators that the job is more than likely a scam: You are asked to give your credit card or bank account numbers or copies of personal documents, but you get nothing in writing.

You are asked to send a payment by wire service or courier. You are offered a large payment or reward in exchange for the use of your bank account, often for depositing checks or transferring money. These differences are listed on individual service pages.

As far as working with a coach, you will receive personalized attention from a career expert who will use impactful questions to best understand your career objectives and work toward meeting them.

Expect a mix guiding questions, thought partnership, and action steps to help you with what comes next. Those who get the best results are receptive to feedback and open to doing the work after the session is over. Nonetheless, our world-class customer care team is standing by, and is committed to resolving any issues that come our way.

After you book a session, your coach will confirm the booking and be connected to you via email by the next business day keep an eye on spam. Most coaches reply within just a few hours. This depends on your needs. You can learn about all of our services on their individual pages. We also have a great article that will help you decide which coach and service is right for you.

Final drafts of written materials containing spelling errors, inconsistent tense or inconsistent formatting. Working drafts that contain errors do not constitute a refund.

Any missed deliverables listed on the service pages pre-coaching assessment, follow-up email, calls, etc. If a cancellation request is made when a package is partially completed, we will issue a refund for only the sessions which have not started pre-coaching assessment is starting point.

Individual sessions will not be refunded following the first call. Once a session is completed, we cannot issue a refund unless there is grounds for one LINK: However, we strongly recommend you express any questions, concerns or comments to your coach. In nearly all cases, your coach will be able to help you find a resolution, as long as you communicate with them.

Once the final version of the resume or cover letter is delivered, we can not issue a refund. Should this issue arise, please communicate with your coach to work toward a resolution. This resolves nearly every case. If you are not satisfied with your initial call, contact care. If you are not satisfied with your first draft, contact care.

Browse Filter Coaches Filter Courses. Tour Overview 60 sec. Our Top Services Resume Review. Additional Coaching Services Networking Strategy. Step 1 Choose a service Find the best coaching option to help you tackle and overcome your current career obstacle. Step 2 Book a career coach Explore our roster of top-notch career coaches who provide the service you need. Step 3 Decide on a time Your career coach will reach out to you within one business day to schedule your first appointment.

Step 4 Get started! More questions on what to expect? Head on over to our Coaching FAQs or contact one of our career experts.

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