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Changing the country of my previous education degree

Is this considered acceptable? No Absolutely not. It is not acceptable on a personal level, and in my country, it is even an act that will void any legal protections you have under labor laws. If ...
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When to go to HR

Go to HR about your boss when you're ready to get a new job. HR works for management. They do protect the company, but recognize that the best protection for the company might be letting you go.
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India, Current Manager is sour that I am leaving him. How valued is his feedback in background checks?

A background check is not a reference. Typically the check includes verifying objective information: typically employment dates and maybe job titles. Anything beyond that is somewhat questionable and ...
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Performance Evaluation by New Supervisor when ex supervisor is still with the company?

Pretty standard in my experience, your new supervisor should get the feedback as HR have suggested. Go into it with an open mind, make sure you have thoroughly prepared yourself, particpate fully in ...
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Ask you why it took an hour to get to work?

As I am no lawyer so I cannot comment on the legality, but it is a reasonable question. In fact, it would be advisable to proactively inform your manager how far you live from work. If he wanted you ...
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Changing the country of my previous education degree

Is this considered acceptable? No. My plan is to inform HR of the actual details if I am selected for a position You will get fired on the spot and quite possibly blacklisted. Lying on your resume ...
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Ask you why it took an hour to get to work?

Normally a question that starts ’Can they legally...’ aren’t applicable for this site. However, almost certainly the answer is ’yes’. You were late. Your boss wanted to know why you were late. There ...
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India, Current Manager is sour that I am leaving him. How valued is his feedback in background checks?

As mentioned in the other answer, a Background Check is not a reference check. It is a check that you worked at the places you have said you did. For which they will ask the HR if this is true. ...
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Performance Evaluation by New Supervisor when ex supervisor is still with the company?

I have experienced this myself, sometimes it works in your favor, sometimes not. Now - generally, when a new supervisor comes along, they will have had some form of Handover from the previous one - ...
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Changing the country of my previous education degree

Because of this, I am considering changing the university name and country of my BA degree on my resume... Is this considered acceptable? No, this is not acceptable. Better solution: You only need ...
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How to add my somewhat unique non-standard experience to U.S. federal resume?

You have multiple serious problems here: The experience is 20 years old. You cannot easily articulate how you kept up to date with the skills learned in that experience. The experience, even if it ...
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