The truth about lying on resumes
Who lies on their resumes?
46% of the resumes submitted by job applicants contain some measure of false information
70% of college students said that they would lie on their resume in order to get the job they want
3% of job applicants who have a misdemeanor record
7% of job applicants who have a felony record
21% state fraudulent degrees
29% show altered employment dates
40% have inflated salary claims
33% have inaccurate job descriptions
27% give falsified references
Have you ever lied on a resume?
12.9% No, but I’d consider it
4.1% Yes once
9.5% Yes, several times
73.5% No never
The holidays are a great time to tell your brand story. From Black Friday trends and Mobile Shopping guides to the Best and Worst Times to Book Travel and Thanksgiving etiquette, the Visually team will help you craft your brand's unique stories and raise your social profile during the noisy holiday season.