Hiring Managers Share the No. 1 Lie That Can Cost a Person the Job

"While hiring managers hate all resume lies, a recent survey finds some lies are worse than others."

"The jobsite TopResume asked 629 professionals to rank the most serious of 14 categories of resume lies. Nearly all respondents, 97 percent, said they'd reconsider candidates with any type of lie. Nearly half those surveyed were HR professionals, recruiters or hiring managers."