How can I avoid hiring another fraudster?

Hawkins, Chris; Lenihan, Julie; Medhi, Arjun
December 2008
People Management;12/11/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 25, p40
The article offers tips for employers on how to avoid hiring employees who fake their credentials. Education and credential history are exaggerations or lies more than 10 per cent of the time. The only way to be sure that applicants have the credentials that they claim to have is to compare the issuing organisation to this list. Unless employers are able to check with the Criminal Records Bureau, information on convictions is difficult to obtain.


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