Does it really matter if you lie on an employment application or resume? How can you get the kind of references that will land you a great job? And what the heck does "at-will employment" mean, anyway? Below, you'll find articles on applications, interviews, and other aspects of the hiring process.
Employment At Will: What Does It Mean?
If you are employed at will, your employer does not need good cause to fire you.
Ban-the-Box laws have been sweeping the nation in recent years.
Can a Prospective Employer Ask for My Current or Past Salary?
In some states, employees can’t be required to provide their salary information.
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Can application forms ask me about criminal arrests or convictions?
State law determines whether you have to admit your criminal record.
What to Do If Your Former Employer Badmouths You
If an employer gives a false and damaging reference, you might have a defamation claim.