Top 10 Best Excuses to Take a Sick Day
Choosing the top 10 list of best excuses to take a sick day was not an easy task but it sure was entertaining. There are different sick day excuses strategies for different work places, different time of the year and different bosses. We have categorized our recommended best excuses for calling in sick below and have put them in a top 10 list.
Casual Sick Day Excuses:
1- I’ve been feeling horrible during the past 12 hours. I’m sorry but I won’t be able to make it to work today.
2- Hi (your boss’s name), if it’s OK I use a sick day today?
3- Hi, this is John, I don’t think I’m going to be able to make it in today. I’ve been up since 2:00 am with extreme coughing.
4- (your boss’s name), it’s John, I am not going to make it to work today, I have come down with the flu over the weekend.
Friendly Sick Day Excuses:
5- â€œHi (your boss’s name), wonâ€™t be in today, I am not feeling well at all.â€
6- Good morning, it’s John, I’m in terrible shape, and it’s not a good idea for me to come to work today; I’d be pretty useless like this.
7- Good Morning (your boss’s name), I’m not feeling well this morning. I was up all last night sick. My stomach feels terrible.
8- Hi (your boss’s name), hope you are doing better than I am, feeling really down and sick this morning, can’t make it, hope to see you tomorrow.
Professional Sick Day Excuses:
9- Good morning (Mr. boss’s last name), this is John calling, my son has been sick , coughing, all night, I have to take him to the clinic today. Please excuse me but I can’t make it to work today.
10- Hello, (Mr. boss’s name), this is john, I’m just calling to let you know that I am not feeling well today. My whole back is out, I don’t think I can make it to work today.
You know of any other (possibly) better excuses to call-in sick? please share with us below how you have used your best excuses to take a sick day..