Whether it’s walking into a glass door, spilling a drink over a colleague or calling your boss by the wrong name, it is inevitable that within your professional career you’re going to do something that you consider to be extremely embarrassing.
At the time, it may feel like your gaffe will live on in company infamy for the rest of your career, when in reality the severity of your colleagues’ reactions is almost entirely defined by your own; with that in mind, here are five of the funniest professional missteps on the internet, and how to ensure you come out of your own stronger. In the cases of these Reddit users, careers may well have been truly damaged.
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