In my “career counseling” posts, I usually write things from my point of view: what to do and what not do.
But this time is a bit different. I want to ask you if you believe that leaving something out of your CV is actually a lie.
For example, I hold quite a few diplomas and have experience at various levels.
When applying for a job that requires a Masters, should I leave my PhD out of my CV?
When applying for a job that requires 1-3 years of experience, should I leave some prior experience out?
The reason that I am asking this is because, well, I can`t find a job. The answers that I get, either before or after an interview (if I get there), is that I am either underqualified or overqualified.