The Workplace 12 terrible ways to grab a potential employer’s attention A CareerBuilder study shares some of the craziest ways job applicants have tried to get a leg up. They include setting a resume afire and picking up the hiring manager’s dinner tab. By Kristin Long@KristinMLongAug. 19, 2015 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.