Unlock confidence, creativity, and joy at work and home with the power of humor.
Humor is Magic
There is a mistaken belief in today’s corporate world that we have to be serious all the time, in order to be taken seriously. But the research tells a different story: that humor can be one of the most powerful tools we have for accomplishing serious things.
Studies show that humor makes us more influential, strengthens relationships, unlocks creativity, and bolsters resilience during difficult times. Like now. And now.
Also now. Backed by years of scientific research and drawing on practices developed from coaching thousands of executives, we’ve crafted a suite of digital programs designed to teach you the skills and strategies to harness the power of humor IRL.
These Are The Tools
Two-way SMS learning experience through audio lessons and text
Written lessons, reflection prompts, and real-life exercises
Team Learning Experience
Virtual team learning experience through Slack and MS teams
Live Session with the Authors
Custom keynotes and interactive workshops with the authors to bring Humor, Seriously to life. Email us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us here.
Lean Into Humor Now. Learn How To…
Rediscover the power of levity in your work, family, and relationships.
Foster a culture where creativity and productivity can thrive.
Apply strategies to incorporate humor to defuse tough situations.
Embed humor into your leadership style to unlock more engaging and effective communication.
Boost resilience and reduce burnout in an ever-changing global environment.
Laughter Is The Best Medicine*
*Actually, medicine is the best medicine. But laughter is a close second.
What type of funny are you?
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NAOMI BAGDONAS is a Lecturer at the Stanford Graduate School of Business and an Executive Coach. She helps leaders be more creative, flexible and resilient in the face of change by facilitating interactive sessions for Fortune 100 companies and coaching executives and celebrities for appearances ranging from Saturday Night Live to the Today Show. Formally trained at the Upright Citizens Brigade theatre, Bagdonas performs at comedy venues and teaches improv in San Francisco’s county jail. Her constant stream of foster dogs describe her as gullible and full of treats.
DR. JENNIFER AAKER is the General Atlantic Professor at the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a leading expert on how purpose and meaning shape individual choices and how technology can positively impact both human well-being and company growth. Her work has been widely published in leading scientific journals and featured in The Economist, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, and Science. A recipient of the Distinguished Scientific Achievement Award and the MBA Professor of the Year, Aaker counts winning a dance-off in the early 1980s among her greatest feats.
What Other Experts Say About Humor, Seriously…
I’ve learned (often the hard way) that the best way to be taken seriously is to not take yourself too seriously. My teams are always at their best when approaching problems with levity, which entails both humility and optimism and always engenders trust.
— Eric Schmidt, former CEO and Executive Chair of Google (Alphabet)
Eye-opening, hilarious, and absolutely original, Humor, Seriously will change the way you think on the job, about the world, and in your life.
— Leslie Blodgett, Founder and former CEO of bareMinerals and Humor CEO Ambassador
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