Law School Discussion

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How many times a year do you call out of work for a mental health day or just because?

Never, I am the perfect employee
2 (15.4%)
1-2 times a year
4 (30.8%)
3-5 times a year
4 (30.8%)
6-12 times a year
2 (15.4%)
so many times that I doubt my co-workers remember me
1 (7.7%)

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How often do you play hooky from work?

laurrk

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How often do you play hooky from work?
« on: April 05, 2006, 11:21:05 AM »
Me: I would have said 1-2 times a year, but that was before today...

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Re: How often do you play hooky from work?
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2006, 11:34:38 AM »
i don't do it nearly as much as I wish I could  ;)

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Re: How often do you play hooky from work?
« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2006, 11:37:50 AM »
OKay, is there a difference between calling in sick to play hooky and showing up but not doing any work?

laurrk

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Re: How often do you play hooky from work?
« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2006, 11:40:34 AM »
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OKay, is there a difference between calling in sick to play hooky and showing up but not doing any work?

I think you get points for showing up even if you aren't very productive.

krumanadi

Re: How often do you play hooky from work?
« Reply #4 on: April 05, 2006, 11:41:23 AM »
One day a month usually.

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Re: How often do you play hooky from work?
« Reply #5 on: April 05, 2006, 11:42:32 AM »
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OKay, is there a difference between calling in sick to play hooky and showing up but not doing any work?

I think you get points for showing up even if you aren't very productive.

Still get paid, at least.

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Re: How often do you play hooky from work?
« Reply #6 on: April 05, 2006, 12:48:08 PM »
i have a decent number of those days i wake up feeling sick, so i call in, but then i feel better as the day goes.  i could just go in late, but eh, i alredy made the phone call.

Re: How often do you play hooky from work?
« Reply #7 on: April 05, 2006, 12:52:16 PM »
never  :-\ im the only one doing so many things unless i am VERY sick im here...though here is home so it's not so bad even if i am sick...so yea never