Is it time for a humour intervention?

Is it time for a humour intervention? - Careers by Design

All workplaces can benefit from a little (proper) humour, say experts

… “I think humour is sometimes underrated,” says Shirin Khamisa, a career coach with Toronto’s Careers by Design. Laughter is a good way to build connections with people and create a contagious, positive vibe in workplaces, she argues.

As much as we try to be self-contained, we’re affected by the moods of other people. “If you make someone laugh and it puts them in a good mood, it’s likely their next interaction will be a little bit smoother, and so on and so forth,” she says. …

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