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Good and bad humor

  • Good Humor is Inclusive.
  • Good Humor Promotes Bonding.

  • Bosses and managers who use self-deprecating humor are considered more approachable and human.
  • Bad Humor Is Poison and can affect an employee’s performance or future.
  • Clumsy Humor is a Risk. Your audience might take offence instead of laugh.

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  • gets a point across
  • lightens a mood
  • is better than therapy for brightening the workplace and energizing all who may come your way.

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In workplaces that encourage people to be themselves--that are less hierarchical and more innovative--people tend to be more open with their humor."

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Humor at work

Being funny can have both positive and negative consequences, in your personal as well as your professional life. And context is always important: when making a joke, for instance, you should definitely make sure the moment is appropriate for such a behavior.

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