Weeping While You Work? Go Right Ahead

The Wall Street Journal says it has become more acceptable to shed tears at work. An expert blames the extra crying on young people. They're seen as more comfortable showing all kinds of emotions. And they're perfectly willing to weep if they get negative feedback. This includes men, who are getting more in touch with their feelings.

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If you have a bad day at work today, just let it out. It's okay. The Wall Street Journal alleged that it's become more acceptable to shed tears at work. An expert blames the extra crying on young people who were seen as more comfortable showing all kinds of emotions. And they are perfectly willing to weep if they get negative feedback. This includes men, who are getting more in touch with their feelings, according to the journal.

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