Do you need to take a day off, but don't have a good excuse to get out of work? Read below for some good – and very bad – excuses you can use when taking a day off from work. Also read below for tips on giving an excuse to your employer. People miss work for a large variety of reasons. Three-day weekends are just one of them. Sometimes you need a day off to meet with your friend who is in town for only one day. Saying that to your boss won’t earn you any brownie points, for sure. Insidermonkey experts made a list of 16 good believable excuses for missing work.
With those out of the way, we can look at our selection of 16 good believable excuses for missing work. Some of them are on the list of the most overused excuses in the world, but that doesn’t mean they won’t work. In fact, the mere fact that they are so common adds to their believably. Look them over and choose the one that is best suited for your situation.