Embellishing your CV is often seen as common practice. In fact, a poll by YouGov estimated that 1 in 10 Brits lie on their CV. But where is the line between creative truth and fraud?
Exaggerated information on a CV is not a new problem, but the idea of fabricating details to boost your apparent experience or qualification levels is usually met with an “everybody does it” attitude. As the job market is becoming increasingly competitive however, employers are quickly tightening regulations to end these practices.