Think you can get away with lying about your experience at an interviewer? Think again. This is what will give you away.
We’ve all fibbed about something at one point or another, whether it was telling our parents we have no idea who ate the last cookie or telling our best friend the hack job their new hairdresser did isn’t that bad. But when it comes to the job search, lying is never a good idea, especially when you’re lying about how much experience you really have.
You may think the string of fancy titles on your resume is all an employer needs to see, but if they’re sharp, like billionaire technology mogul Elon Musk, chances are they won’t be satisfied without digging a little deeper.
In an interview at Business Insider’s Ignition conference, Musk talked about how he determines whether job applicants are truly qualified for the position. Click here to take a look.
If an interviewer asked you to describe a problem you faced in your job and how you solved it, what would your answer be? Share your ideas in the comments!