A survey by Time Magazine found that more than one million
of 2.6 million applications reviewed contained lies.
One of the consequences of such rampant lying is that many
truly outstanding accomplishments have become “presumé
lies”. Presumé is the combination of “presume” and
“resume”. In other words, the interviewer will assume the
resume is lying. Because of this many feats of greatness
can actually count against the applicant.
Be sure to substantiate outstanding successes during the
interview in a believable manner. This will help you
overcome the presumption it is just another resume
Use this term for developing skills in these areas:
A Bizerm™ is a new business term combining two
descriptive words into a single word or phrase whose
definition is often only known by those using it. To
see more terminology in the workplace, click here.
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