You and the World of Accounting
Padding a Résumé
- Using your favorite search engine or the Web site of one of the publications below, find recent cases in which job or school applicants padded their resumes. Try using search terms like "résumé padding" and "résumé lies."
- Select one article and write a summary of the case. Include the title, author, date, and source of the article. Explain how padding a résumé affects the person, the company, and others.