SCAM - Penguin Random House, Bayer pharma
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Claire Ziamandanis  Identity Verified
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Jun 12

The two near identical emails were a good hint that things were not right. First Penguin Random solicited an interview through Google Hangouts. Then three days later a near duplicate email came from Bayer, a large pharma out of Germany, but apparently Bayer is motivated by the statement that made much more sense on a Penguin/Random solicitation:
“…We believe in the power of reading to connect and transform us in ways small and large…”

After digging through some fo
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The two near identical emails were a good hint that things were not right. First Penguin Random solicited an interview through Google Hangouts. Then three days later a near duplicate email came from Bayer, a large pharma out of Germany, but apparently Bayer is motivated by the statement that made much more sense on a Penguin/Random solicitation:
“…We believe in the power of reading to connect and transform us in ways small and large…”

After digging through some forums from February, it seems the scammers "interview" translators, then hire them, but first the translator has to purchase software for a 5 day trial. There you go. You can be sure there will be no work after purchasing "software", if there even is any such software.
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writeaway  Identity Verified
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Nothing new under the (Proz) sun Jun 12

https://www.proz.com/forum/scams/332845-new_scam_penguin_random_house.html

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Gabriella Vento  Identity Verified
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Same here Jun 21

I received the same email.
The link to the PRH website goes here:
https://career5.successfactors.eu/
Very convincing ...:-)


 


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