The Lies We Tell On Resumes

Infographic: The Lies We Tell On Resumes.  According to, people lie on their resumes and companies report catching these lies.  How employers view lies depends on the nature of the lie and how much the employer likes the candidate.

I have seen job seekers lose job offers when background checks showed either information that the job seekers lied about or information that they just left off their resume.  This infographic will help you understand what you might expect when you lie on your resume.

Resume Lie Statistics

The Lies People Tell to Get a Job [INFOGRAPHIC]

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