Laura Berlinsky-Schine

Whether your boss is on your case, a project isn't going as planned, or you're just not feeling today, everybody has a bad day at work once in a while. As the largest career community for women, Fairygodboss members know it takes levity to sometimes get through the occasional bad day. Here are 25 memes to brighten your day—or at least make you take a break and smile. 

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Laura Berlinsky-Schine is a freelance writer and editor based in Brooklyn with her demigod/lab mix Hercules. She specializes in education, technology and career development. She also writes satire and humor, which has appeared in Points in Case, Little Old Lady Comedy, Jane Austen’s Wastebasket and The Haven.

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