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Security Clearance Polygraphs

The idea of a polygraph examination can make even those with the cleanest conscience a bit nervous. Like most looming events, the more you think about it, the worse it can seem (or in fact, turn out to be). The latest Cleared News article at offers sage advice for those with a polygraph exam in their future. Tips include:

  • Don’t ask others who have taken an exam what theirs was like.
  • Follow your usual routine before an exam – including that AM cup of coffee, prescription medications, and as your mother would tell you, a nice breakfast (if you usually eat one).
  • Don’t believe what someone tells you about sexual related behavior being a standard polygraph question.

Read the full article for all of the tips and information.