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Morning Express with Robin Meade

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Do 'dirty words' belong in your office talk?

  • Some employers cite swearing as a reason to fire workers
  • What's the policy where you work?

Have you ever dropped some “choice” words at work? You might be hurting your chances to get ahead... or even giving your employer cause to let you go!  Audrina Bigos from HLN affiliate WCCB takes a look at the changing attitudes toward language in the office!

Full disclosure, if you were to spend any extended period of time working amongst the Morning Express with Robin Meade crew, you'd probably be subjected to a 'bad word' or three in the course of any given morning.  With that said, Jennifer Westhoven sent out this tweet shortly after this story first aired on HLN:

Morning Express viewers were quick to tweet their reactions as well:

How do you handle four-letter words in the workplace? Let us know in the comments... but keep it clean!

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