One day, I received a message from someone on LinkedIn. A company I’d never heard of offered me a work-from-home position. The pay was phenomenal. All I needed to do was turn in my first assignment quickly, I’d get my first paycheck and then we could settle in for a more regular agreement.
Now, I’ve been offered legit opportunities through LinkedIn before and even done work (and been paid!) as a result of connections through the site.
Unfortunately, this was not one of those situations.
I re-arranged my schedule, turned down