How to Pretend to Work at Work

YouTube’s favourite Grandad, Mr Forthright gives us a few hilarious tips of how to avoid work without getting caught. Everybody knows someone at work who doesn’t do there fair share, if you don’t know anyone, then it’s probably you!


The wise words from the older gentleman in the video below, give tips and examples for the following steps;

1. Look the part

2. Don’t let people see what you don’t do

3. Look busy


4. Fight back

5. Delay & go away

6. Pretend in the potty

7. Throw off the office

By Hannah Jones

Hannah is a Manchester based writer who has spent many years studying and working in the field of journalism and psychology. Hannah enjoys swimming, meditation and dog walking. Her favourite quote is, 'If it doesn't challenge you, it doesn't change you.'