Resume Padding – high Profile

This week saw the Exit of Yahoo CEO Scott Thomson over allegations of a false Computer Science Degree in his resume.

The issue was raised by one of the Yahoo shareholders who found that the the Stonehill college ( Scots Alma Mater) did not offer this Major the year  Scot passed out.

Sad story and quite a bit of loss of face for Scot and for Yahoo.

You can read in more detail  here.

Moral: Don’t mess around with your resume.

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