10 Reasons Why Humor Is A Key To Success At Work - Deepstash
People will enjoy working with you

People want to work with people they like. Why wouldn’t you? We spend huge chunks of our hours at work, so you don’t want it to be a death march. Humour (smart delivered) is a great way to win frie...

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10 Reasons Why Humor Is A Key To Success At Work

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Humour impacts on 3 levels:

  1. Makes a cognitive shift in how you view your stressors
  2. Generates an emotional response
  3. Triggers a physical response that relaxes you when you...

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It is humanizing

Humour allows both employees and managers to come together, realizing that we all seek common grounds.

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It puts others at ease

Humour is a way to break through the tension barrier.

Research shows that humour is a fabulous tension breaker in the workplace. People who laugh in response to a conflict tend to shift from ...

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Humour is a key ingredient in creative thinking. It helps people play with ideas, lower their internal critic, and see things in new ways. Humour and creativity are both about loo...

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It helps build trust

You can build trust with the effective use of humour because humour often reveals the authentic person lurking under the professional mask.

Numerous studies suggest that people who share a he...

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Humour boosts morale and retention while reducing turnover because employees look forward to coming to work. Employees like to work for and with others who have a sense of humour. We all prefer to ...

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The more approachable you are, especially as a leader, the more honest and open people around you will be.

And the more honest and open people tend to be, the more successful and innovative t...

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It can help companies stand out and go beyond with their customer service, garnering them a huge loyal following.

If you want to stand out from the pack, using humour with your service is an ...

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Humour creates an upbeat atmosphere that encourages interaction, brainstorming of new ideas, and a feeling that there are few risks in thinking outside the box. All that leads to greater productivi...

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