Given we have the lowest unemployment rate in a decade , you have to wonder why people would feel the need to lie. Well, here's why. With the average job posting getting more than applicants, recruiters don't want to go bleary-eyed sorting through them. The result?
Exaggerating on Your Resume: Killing Your Career in an Instant
What Do I Do When I Think a Candidate Is Exaggerating on Their Resume? - SmartTalent
After receiving an offer and reading my resume, I realised that I kind of exaggerated my role at a previous internship two summers ago. By exaggerate, I should probably say the way that I phrased my wording might send the message that I was more important than I was. I just accepted an offer in London. Does anyone know when the background checks typically are? And should I be worried about having an offer rescinded.
The Ethics of Resume Writing
Skip to main content. Published: Jul 09, By Kevin Dickinson. Your resume is sterling. Any company would be lucky to have you.
Skip to main content. Published: Feb 17, You sit down to update your resume to send out to potential employers, but you worry it will be overlooked in a sea of applicants. These days, jobs are typically competitive, and many resumes are quickly tossed in the nay pile.