According to Careerbuilder.com hiring managers provided these top 10 examples of the most unusual excuses for being late to work. It lends some interesting insight about our culture today:)
While rowing across the river to work, I got lost in the fog.
Someone stole all my daffodils.
I had to go audition for American Idol.
My ex-husband stole my car so I couldn’t drive to work.
My route to work was shut down by a Presidential motorcade.
I wasn’t thinking and accidentally went to my old job.
I was indicted for securities fraud this morning.
The line was too long at Starbucks.
I was trying to get my gun back from the police.
I didn’t have money for gas because all of the pawn shops were closed.
Let me know if you use any of these and how they work for you!