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    How to Work With a Recruiter  

    Most people know what recruiters do, but there is some confusion about how recruiters work. If you’re looking for a role in fraud prevention, detection or investigation, learn what you should know from Kathy Lavinder, owner and Executive Director of Security & Investigative Placement Consultants. Learn more.

    5 Things You Should Never Put on Your Résumé

    Applying for a job is all about making good impressions, and making them fast. Before you worry about nailing that interview, you need to focus on what kind of impression your résumé is giving. Your résumé should be clear and concise – be sure to leave off these five items. Read more.


    The Most Important Part of Your Résumé Is One You Haven't Even Written Yet

    Creating a professional summary, or “professional brand profile,” as my colleagues and I call it, is the single most important thing you can do to improve your résumé and make yourself stand out among a sea of applicants. Read more.

    This Common Résumé Mistake Could Cost You a Job

    Be careful of how you represent your experiences. A résumé often serves as the outline to a background check: Your employer may check employment dates, job titles, and academic degrees, among other things. So you should assume that everything that can be verified will be verified. Read more.

    6 Steps to Customizing Your Resume to the Job

    Employers are awash in a sea of résumés. That’s why you should customize yours to the particular job you’re applying for. This will make you a stronger candidate because your résumé will better reflect what the employer wants. Read more.

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    2014 Report to the Nations2014 Report to the Nations 

    The ACFE's 2014 Report to the Nations on Occupational Fraud and Abuse is based on data compiled from a study of 1,483 cases of occupational fraud that occurred worldwide between January 2012 and December 2013. All information was provided by the CFEs who investigated those cases. The fraud cases in our study came from more than 100 nations — providing a truly global view into the plague of occupational fraud. Read more.

    2015/2016 Compensation Guide2015/2016 Compensation Guide for Anti-Fraud Professionals 

    The ACFE has completed its 2015/2016 Compensation Guide for Anti-Fraud Professionals. The information contained here is based on a global salary survey conducted by a third-party research company, Western Management Group, and completed by 10,436 anti-fraud professionals worldwide. Read more.