Exposing Your Unhappiness: When the Attitude of Gratitude Won’t Cut It

"How are you?” It’s the cliche phrase we use to greet everyone from the mail carrier to our very own mothers. We’ve come to expect the rote, “I’m great,” or “Doing well” in response.  What would happen if we told the truth about how we were doing? If we said things like, “My job is unstable and ...