Got DUI, When Do I Tell Potential Employers?

Dear Experts, I got DUI last year. I'm not proud of it and I kept it a secret from my employer. Unfortunately, I recently got laid-off. I paid to see if the DUI is on my background check - it is. So, what do I do? When should I tell an employer I'm interviewing with, or shouldn't I? I'm afraid it will keep me from getting the job, but I know if they check my background and I don't tell them it will look like I'm a liar. Our Twitter Advice Project (T.A.P.) is no longer an active campaign. To find an answer to the above question, please use the "Search" box in the right-hand column of this website.

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There you are: sitting on the beach, covered in sunscreen, reading your favorite book, drinking your favorite drink under the cool shade of an umbrella. Life doesn't get any better than this. Suddenly, a door slams, a phone rings, a printer turns on. You jolt back into consciousness. You're at work, sitting in your cubicle, without even a hint of sunshine streaming in from outside.

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