People Who Lie On Their Resumes [Infographic]

July 7, 2016 Uncategorized

resume liesNo matter how qualified you are, applying for a job can be a daunting task. You might even be tempted to stretch the truth a little on your resume.

An estimated 50% of resumes contain false information even though less than 15% of the population admit to lying on them.

Some think that not remembering exact employment dates is small fish in comparison to adding a degree you never had or falsifying references but the fact is, they all matter and if you’re caught lying about them, you can hang up your chances of landing a job.

Here’s an interesting infographic via visual.ly that talks about people who lie on their resumes:

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