Interesting Fact - Education and Employment

When writing a CV, over 50s in the UK are removing references to their O-levels to give themselves a better chance of getting an interview.
(The O'level is a pre-1988 secondary school qualification replaced by GCSEs.  Once something to be proud of, nowadays by writing O'level on a CV you are giving away your age, and in our ageist society people just think - past it. )