“ Positism” is a term I coined that refers to looking at life through optimistic lenses, seeing the silver lining and squirting back when life gives you lemons. Humor comes from the root word “umor”, which means to be fluid or flexible. Both a positive attitude and the ability to be flexible are important in times of change.
- Sandra Jones Campbell, Workplace Humor is NOT an Oxymoron & How to Create a Positive Workplace
“ We don’t need less humor at work; we just need to make sure it’s the kind of humor that makes hard tasks easier, collaborations fun and certainly make workdays go faster. Use humor more effectively, and the world still laughs with you.”
- Dr. Joni Johnston, Lessons From the Humor Police: How to evaluate workplace humor