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Liars of Reddit Share Their Greatest Resume Achievements

Topics: Work Culture

When it comes to creating resumes, honesty is the best policy. But sometimes, the prospect of a brand-new, shiny job can convince even the most honest person to add a little bit of puffery to their resume. Based on these tales from Redditors who admit to lying on their resumes, we can see that this type of strategy can have a number of different and surprising outcomes.


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Comment from discussion People who lie on their resumes, what’s your greatest achievement?.

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