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Live Your Professional Life Without Exclamation Points

How one editor tried living without the punctuation for a month

A young employee on my team hit three big goals in one afternoon last month. “Wow,” I, her boss, wrote. “Well done. Really great work.”

Did I really think so? And, without a “Wow!!!” or a “Great job!!” did she feel that she in fact did a great job?

Exclamation points aren’t just an accepted part of business these days, they’re expected. 

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