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FEEBLE: Try to use some imagination when calling in ‘sick’.

Don’t sweat it over a sickie

I HAD to laugh at a news story which came up with the finding that the average worker was not only using most of their sick leave, but chucking the odd sickie.

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NoTonyAbbottPlease - Elliott Heads

work life balance is going downward and unpaid overtime is a ready reckoner of this trend, so taking a sickie is a very good thing for the poor old workers to do.

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