By Alexandra Gekas
When Apple software engineer Gray Powell realized he'd lost a prototype of the super-secret, next-generation iPhone at a bar, he was probably pretty worried. But when he saw that tech site Gizmodo.com had gotten hold of the phone and written a story detailing its every feature, he most likely started searching the want ads. While it appears Apple may have mercy on Powell and spare him the unemployment line, he will always be remembered for making one of the biggest employee blunders of all time. To make Powell feel a little better, we've rounded up a list of epic workplace mistakes.
Employee Keeps Journal About Procrastination
Emmalee Bauer of Elkhart, Iowa, was always typing away at her work computer. The problem? She wasn't doing her work-or anything at all, for that matter. Instead, she was writing a 300-page, single-spaced journal about not working. "This typing thing seems to be doing the trick," she wrote. "It just looks like I am hard at work on somethingRead More »from The 7 Stupidest Employee Mistakes Ever