Posts Tagged ‘lying’
The Flanagan/Myer resume fraud: what have we learned?
The case of the mysterious Andrew Flanagan becomes more intriguing as further information is uncovered. Certainly the mainstream media have had a field day, providing plenty of expanded coverage in the days after Mr Flanagan’s deception was first uncovered. Here’s what else we know, thanks to the investigative efforts of various Fairfax Media, Smart Company, and News Corporation journalists,…Read More
Liar, liar, pants on fire: How to spot an interview lie
Dr David Craig’s book Lie Detector is an excellent resource for recruiters and I highly recommend you purchase it. In the meantime here’s a few hints from Dr Craig on lying as part of a recruitment and selection interview process: Nervous is normal: Detecting lies is about, first, establishing a baseline of behavior. When a…Read More