Often people have qualifications that are appropriate to the job in question, but these are rarely checked for accuracy. It’s easy to state a qualification to meet a requirement, but often these are misleading or exaggerated. Makesure contacts the relevant university or institution to verify the attendance and achievement of the qualification in question. In our experience this is another major area of fabrication on resumes.
- Confirm the qualification has, in fact, been gained
- Confirm the year of attainment
- Confirm it is in the correct name.
Roles where this check is valuable:
Other checks associated with this one: