How to handle an embarrassing moment at work

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Since we spend 40 or more hours every week working, the occasional embarrassing situation at work happens to us all! Here’s how to deal with embarrassment at the office — and turn it into a positive thing.

Over the 20 years I’ve been working, I have had an abundance of awkward, embarrassing stories that are fit for a Kristin Wiig film, so I’ve learned how to recover like a pro.