A reader writes:
We recently hired a new manager for our admin/support staff, and in her first team meeting she told us that when calling in sick, “Don’t just say ‘I’m not feeling well.’ I don’t want to hear that.” Apparently she wants a specific reason we are calling in sick.
In an attempt to point out the embarrassing nature of the human body when ill, someone asked “What happens if we have diarrhea?” to which she replied, “That’s fine. Just tell me.”
This makes me uncomfortable, and I know