On Wednesday the 20th of December at 5.04pm, I received an email from LinkedIn thanking me for posting a job vacancy for an Ecommerce Manager with Nando’s UK in London. The email was addressed to someone who, according to LinkedIn, was an HR Advisor at Nando’s.
My initial thought was that this was some kind of phishing email whereby I was expected to click on a link that took me to a LinkedIn lookalike where I would sign in and hand over my login credentials to some unsavoury characters.
Except that on closer inspection, the email was genuine. It really did come from LinkedIn, and the job vacancy was real. So why did I receive this email?
It seems that the individual who posted the vacancy used an email address that belonged to a domain that I own. I have no idea why...Read More