We all need to take a day off from time to time and some excuses are better than others. Careerbuilder.com surveyed almost 7,000 people about calling in sick. Check it out ...

30% took time off because they simply needed to relax

22% said they need to catch up on sleep

14% had personal errands to do

9% wanted to miss a meeting or other scheduled work event

And (our favorite!) 34% just simply didn't feel like going in!!