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Three Rules for Making Good Leadership a Laughing Matter

Make humor a positive workplace tool

"Humor doesn't come with a user's guide." That's the slogan of the Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor (AATH)—and possibly a warning for people who are unsure of how to skillfully deploy humor at work. But there are plenty of reasons to do so: It signals trust, generates innovation and builds team unity.

Of course, there is a way to do humor wrong in the workplace, as you never want to come off as rude, ignorant, or insensitive. So how do you use humor in the workplace to generate joy without being inappropriate?

Consider these guidelines to make humor a positive workplace tool.

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