Expert Talk: Identifying & Avoiding Scam on Upwork - 2023

Tue, Jan 31, 9:00 AM (PST)

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About this event

Stay up-to-date on current scams with Upwork Director of Trust & Safety Caitlyn McNerney!

During this expert talk, we’ll explore up-to-date safety actions you can take to avoid scams and learn about the strategies Upwork implements to keep the platform safe so you can keep doing the work you love.

Mark your calendars: January 31st at 9:00 AM PT as Upwork Event Manager Will Simpson and Upwork Director of Trust & Safety Caitlyn McNerney discuss:

  • What are scam posts, and why do they happen
  • Initiatives Upwork has implemented to protect you on the platform
  • How to identify and avoid scam postings
  • The importance and process of reporting a suspected scam



  • Will Simpson

    Will Simpson

    Upwork Community Events

    Event Manager

    See Bio