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Is it ever okay for candidates to lie on their CV?

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Is it ever okay for candidates to lie on their CV?

Whether it’s to get their first foot onto the job ladder in their dream industry or to push themselves to the next level, a vast amount of the workforce has at some point lied on their CV.

This could be a little white lie, such as adding an extra month to a historic employment date to avoid explaining a gap, or a significant fib, such as fabricating a fictitious history of your career for the past decade.

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