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'National Sickie Day' may have gone - but is faking it the real problem?


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'National Sickie Day' may have gone - but is faking it the real problem?

Today is the day when the highest percentage of employees call in sick worldwide, earning it the title of 'National Sickie Day'.

Research from Policybee found that the most common cover story for ‘pulling a sickie’ was having a sickness bug - whereas in fact most were actually suffering from a hangover and were at home resting in bed, instead of being at work.

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