ISBN 9780761935995,Vocalizing SilencePolitical Protests in Orissa, 1930-42

Vocalizing SilencePolitical Protests in Orissa, 1930-42



SAGE Publications Ltd

Publication Year 2007

ISBN 9780761935995

ISBN-10 0761935991


Number of Pages 284 Pages
Language (English)


Humor can be a powerful management tool. Used properly, it can be extremely effective in gaining attention, creating rapport and facilitating communication. The Power of Humor at the Workplace highlights the benefits of humor in a variety of situations. In today?s challenging and changing business environment, humor can provide the winning edge to people at all levels in an organization. Humor ?Relieve stress ?Promote creativity and out-of-the-box thinking ?Enhance relations ?Motivate people ?Resolve issues ?Improve communication ?Promote fun at work ?Promote teamwork The author has used jokes and anecdotes to highlight effectively the use and effects of humor at the workplace. The book has step-by-step guidelines on how to make the most of this easy-to-acquire skill in managing both people and relationship. Table of Contents Foreword SANJAY KIRLOSKAR Preface Humor: Mankind?s Marvel! Smile Please: We?re at Work! Programming Yourself for Humor Laughing at Yourself! Winning People to Your Point of View Getting Laugh after Laugh! Humor in Extraordinary Situations The Darker Side of Humor The Humor Menu Card The Armor of Humor Putting Humor on the Agenda Bibliography