8. You are putting other vulnerable coworkers or clients at risk.
It’s never a good idea to go to work when you are sick and might be contagious, but it’s an especially bad call if your work requires you to be in contact with a lot of people and if you work with people who are weak or unable to fight off germs. If you are a teacher, a doctor or nurse, if you work with elderly people or if you have physical contact with others throughout the day, be cautious and keep your sickness to yourself.