Infographics, Recruiting

Jobseekers Share the Truth About Lying on Résumés (Infographic)

As a recruiting, hiring manager, or HR professional, you’ve probably encountered a few lies on candidates’ job applications or résumés, but how widespread is this issue?

Résumé creation platform, ResumeLab, recently surveyed 1,051 Americans and asked if they’ve ever lied on a résumé, why they lied, and if they were caught. The key findings of the survey are highlighted in the infographic below. To learn more about the survey results, click here.

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