Looking for a company that provides education background checks? Professional education verification services help you confirm that a prospect has achieved the required certificate, diploma, degree or other educational credentials. Unfortunately, 70% of college students have stated that they would lie on a resume to get the job they want.
*Source: Accu-Screen, Inc., ADP, The Society of Human Resource Managers, 2012.
In light of this statistic, many employers feel that they cannot trust resumes and job applications. When the job market is tight and competition for good jobs is considerable, candidates are more prone to lie so they appear qualified. A job seeker who embellishes a resume or application with falsehoods likely does not meet your job requirements. More importantly, would you want to hire a dishonest candidate?