In my growing experience in the business world, I have found a recurring theme. There is very little patience or tolerance for people to be soft. For some reason it’s increasingly seen as a weakness; if you are not cutthroat, then you will not make it in insert-your-industry-here.
Employers are seeking workers who have edge and a desire to get ahead of others. Does having a considerate outlook now equate to a negative thing in the workforce?