How Stress Can Play in Your Favor

Researchers found displays of stress induces empathy in others. 

Showing your stress can make you appear more favorable to some.  The next time you’re feeling a frazzled, you may want to wear it on your sleeve.  British researchers found it makes others favor you.   They found displaying stress induced empathy in others.  They think it may because it indicates you’re less competitive and more cooperative.  Apparently those are factors that make you more appealing as a friend.