Heads up – Nicolas Cage may be coming soon to an inbox near you

As an HR manager at the forefront of employment decisions during these tough economic times, you’ve probably had a few wild attempts from applicants to get attention. Has anyone sent you a picture of Nicolas Cage instead of their resume?

The Washington Post reports that one woman’s mistake could lead to a new trend in employment applications – and that employers should take note as applicants brave enough to attempt this stunt may have some desirable “employee” qualities. (Isn’t it nice to have someone with a sense of humor around the workplace?)

HRidiot wants to know: What’s the strangest thing someone has done to stand out in your hiring process? Tweet us @hridiot or email us at info@hrsimple.com.

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