[Owasp-board] Jobs on LinkedIn

Michael Coates michael.coates at owasp.org
Mon May 21 23:20:57 UTC 2012


Ok, I see them.  Many are legit. Some are bogus or just general job search spam.  Seems pretty easy to tell them apart for me. 




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Michael Coates | OWASP
michael.coates at owasp.org | @_mwc



On May 21, 2012, at 3:50 PM, Jim Manico wrote:

> And Michael,
> 
> I almost filtered all of the jobs and discussions, I'll leave the last
> 34 or so there so you can see....
> 
>> Just jumped in to take a look "Jobs are currently disabled for this group."  Did we already disable or am I in the wrong spot?
>> 
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>> Michael Coates | OWASP
>> michael.coates at owasp.org | @_mwc
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>> 
>> 
>> On May 21, 2012, at 3:37 PM, Michael Coates wrote:
>> 
>>> Unfiltered sounds not great.  Eliminating it is not too good either.
>>> 
>>> 
>>> Can we increase the number of people moderating? If we have a basic point of guidance then I bet more people would help.  I will.
>>> 
>>> Can you give me some insight into how you are filtering?
>>> 
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>>> Michael Coates | OWASP
>>> michael.coates at owasp.org | @_mwc
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>>> On May 21, 2012, at 3:28 PM, Jim Manico wrote:
>>> 
>>>> It's just impacting reviewers with spam, I have jobs set to only go live
>>>> after review.
>>>> 
>>>> Perhaps just make it an open jobs board? Then you get stuff like "work
>>>> from home.." there.
>>>> 
>>>> - Jim
>>>> 
>>>>> IMHO its a nice to have but not focused on the mission of the organization i.e. job board and if it is impacting our membership with spam -- then that is not a welcomed addition to the inbox ;)  
>>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>>> On May 21, 2012, at 4:59 PM, Jim Manico wrote:
>>>>> 
>>>>>> It's a royal pain in the ass to triage 100 spam messages manually every
>>>>>> few days... do we really need this?
>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Today the OWASP website points people looking for jobs to the Linked'in website group https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Jobs  do do you propose to eliminate it completely? 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> On May 21, 2012, at 4:34 PM, Jim Manico wrote:
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> The LinkedIn job board is now mostly spam with 100+ entries. Can I please drop this section? It's not adding value and folks do not need help findings jobs in infosec.
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> - Jim
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>>>>>> Jim Manico
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Connections Committee Chair
>>>>>> Cheatsheet Series Product Manager
>>>>>> OWASP Podcast Producer/Host
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> jim at owasp.org
>>>>>> www.owasp.org
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>>>> Jim Manico
>>>> 
>>>> Connections Committee Chair
>>>> Cheatsheet Series Product Manager
>>>> OWASP Podcast Producer/Host
>>>> 
>>>> jim at owasp.org
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> Jim Manico
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