Lower Stress with Music

An article from Men’s Health takes a look at the power of what music can do for your health.  One of the studies included suggests that listening to calming music before a stressful event can help prevent you from getting worked up: An Australian study found that music (specifically, Pachelbel’s Canon in D) prevented stress-related… Read more

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Starting With Humor Series

New to the concept of humor in the workplace? Still not sold on the value of office humor? Here’s what you need to know about humor and how it can revolutionize your office.  If you haven’t already, you may to start with What is Humor? The Health Benefits of Humor Building Teams and Relationships with… Read more

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The Power of Humor

Note: This is part 5 of a 5 part series detailing why it’s important to have humor in the workplace.  This post links the previous four discussions together and explains how it all adds up to increased productivity and work satisfaction. As you’ve learned from the entire Starting with Humor Series, humor can improve health… Read more

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Have Fun at Work to Increase Workplace Satisfaction

Note: This is part 4 of a 5 part series detailing why it’s important to have humor in the workplace.  This post discusses the obvious reason to incorporate corporate humor – fun. There are 168 hours in a week, 52 weeks in a year, and usually at least 35 years in a normal person’s working… Read more

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Health Benefits of Humor

Note: This is part 1 of a 5 part series detailing why it’s important to have humor in the workplace.  This post covers the physical health benefits, which ultimately lead to healthier employees, lower health care costs, and greater work/life satisfaction. There’s a cliche that says “Laughter is the Best Medicine,” but if you’ve ever… Read more

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