Secrets of the Job Hunt


Friday, May 26, 2006

More Companies Confirming Resume Data

Experts Say Job Seekers Not Always Truthful An increasing number of companies have consulted agencies that catch lies on resumes before a job seeker's hiring. NBC News reported the agencies, like American Data Bank, check former employment, dates, education and degrees -- everything that's on a resume.

"We've actually contacted previous employers where (job seekers) said they were a marketing director and the employer said, 'No, this individual was actually a janitor,'" said David Bradley, operations manager at American Data Bank. (WBAL)


Enjoy the Memorial Day Weekend folks, I'll be back with more next tuesday.

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