Made A Huge Mistake At Work? 5 Tips To Recover

mistakes at work
mistakes at work

By Kelly Gurnett

You've really done it this time.

You blew the deadline on THE big project. You sent an email to the wrong person (the absolute worst person, actually) thanks to address auto-fill. You messed up the numbers on the end-of-year spreadsheet that goes directly to corporate.

If you've ever made a mistake like this-the kind that has visions of pink slips flashing before your eyes-you know what happens the instant you realize what you've done: complete and utter paralyzing panic.

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