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Regulation of Employment Agencies

  . . .  the essential duty of the employment service shall be to ensure . . . the best possible organization of the employment market as an integral part of the national programme for the achievement and maintenance of full employment and the development and use of productive resources. – International Labour Organization, Employment […]

Authors:

Peter Bowal
Peter Bowal
Peter Bowal is a Professor of Law at the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary in Calgary, Alberta.
 

Kymbat Yermekbayeva
Kymbat Yermekbayeva is an MBA student at the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary (2014).
 

Joshua Beckie
Joshua Beckie earned his B.Comm. from the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary in 2014.
 

The Law of Embellished Credentials

Introduction Human resources professionals say up to 30% of claims on resumes of job applicants have been exaggerated. Job seekers, inclined to present themselves in the best possible light, are tempted to inflate their credentials, especially during recessionary times when jobs are scarce and competition is fierce. According to a recent anonymous survey, over 80% […]

Authors:

Peter Bowal
Peter Bowal
Peter Bowal is a Professor of Law at the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary in Calgary, Alberta.
 

Michael Khodosko
Michael Khodosko obtained his MBA from the Haskayne School of Business in 2012.
 


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