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Jobseekers More Likely to Lie About their Skills and Qualifications
Competitive labour market makes jobseekers more likely to lie about their skills and qualifications
" . . . And Steve Huxham, chairman of the Recruitment Society, added: "I would agree the majority of jobseekers are honest but, given the current climate where candidates are up against tough competition for a job, they are bound to be tempted to elaborate their skills, qualifications or education to stand out from the rest."
2009-05-19 01:20:07 GMT