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10 Best and Worst Excuses for Missing Work

By Michele Marrinan, Monster Contributing Writer



Not-So-Smart Excuse: There’s a Death in the Family





Don’t ever use this excuse if it’s not true. Your employer will lose all trust in you. “I had an employee whose mother died – twice,” says David Wear, a Virginia PR executive. “He also had the misfortune of losing all his grandparents – 12 of them – during a two-year period.”

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