This is the answer to an anecdote. Click here to read the
question first.

ANSWER: The baby weighed over 20 pounds.

The scale had been adjusted one of the doctor's wives so
they would be more proud of what they caught.

Embellishment is not just for fishing stories. Job applicants
are known for exaggerating their experiences and
accomplishments. Various surveys have gauged this
embellishment to be present on 52 percent to 89 percent of
all applications.

It does not stop at work accomplishments. People are
known to embellish earnings while dating, childhood
memories, sport prowess, and many other things.

The key to integrity is to be able to separate reality and
fiction. Present yourself as who you are and others will
learn to trust and respect you even more.

Life Lessons:
  • Morale #1: Fake data leads to bad decisions.
  • Morale #2: Be honest in all things or you will be
    found out.

Use this ah-ha moment story for developing skills in these
The fish scale
As Aesop established hundreds of years ago with his
timeless fables we remember words best when we
become engaged in a story. Max has compiled an
anecdotal story collection designed to generate “ah-
ha” moments.
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