It takes steel nerves to deliver these excuses for tardiness.
Late to work this morning? That's alright—everyone oversleeps, hits traffic, or gets tangled in a gas station hold-up every once in a while.
According to a survey by CareerBuilder, one in five workers admitted that they arrive late to work at least once a month, while 14 percent said they come in late on a weekly basis. Of these latecomers, about 30 percent said they've lied about the reason for their tardiness. If they