The Platinum Rule

Many people are aware of the Golden Rule: “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” It’s a fun sentence (you get to say “do unto” twice!) and it seems like great advice on how to treat other people. Except it’s not actually good advice. Consider the following: I love milkshakes. If I’ve… Read more

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10 Tips for Using Humor in the Workplace

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There are plenty of reasons to use humor in the workplace: humor can reduce stress, improve health, increase productivity, develop creativity, expand learning, strengthen relationships, create opportunities, enhance leadership, earn you more money and make you happier. But knowing how to properly use humor at work can be tricky, so here are ten tips to… Read more