This question is haunting Karen because she keeps repeating it so why not try to address it once and for all.

Apart from Karen of course because she NEVER lies, what are the most common lies used in Recruiting? Come on, admit to telling even the smallest of lies to do your job well. You will feel so much better for it and you might even have some fun along the way.

Here are just a few. Feel free to add your own.

I’m the best recruiter for the job.
I will speak to every candidate out there.
I will find you the best candidate for the job.
This is the best candidate in the market.
I really can’t cut my fees any further.
I make 300 calls a day.
You are the best candidate I’ve met.
My client thought you were a really good candidate.
Your Resume looks great.
You look great.
Hi, how are you? I hope you are well.
I don’t know what the salary range is for this position.
My client will pay whatever it takes to get the best person.
The future opportunity for you in this company is fantastic.
You will not be sorry about taking this job.
Of course I’m not concerned about my fee.
My name is Arthur Gruntfuttock.

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I don't have any feedback on why the company did not move forward with an offer for you, but I will call if I find out.

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