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Humor is an intuitive form of creativity. It plays a major role in training. Humor acts as an ice-breaker between the trainer and learners. It can make learning an enjoyable experience. Let’s see a presentation on the role of humor in training.

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  • Welcome to the presentation on, “Role of Humor in Training.”
  • Humor is a quality which enables us to experience joy even when we are stressed out.
  • Humor is an extremely powerful force, perhaps life-saving too.
  • Let’s see some of the Positive Effects of Humor
  • Humor offers a positive outlook in life.
  • Positive humor is equal to a positive state of mind.
  • It is never hurtful, nor does it degrade a person’s spirit.
  • It is always uplifting, and gives people a temporary release of negativity that they may harbor.
  • Positive humor helps in refreshing the ambience.
  • It stimulates mutual trust within the team.
  • Humor creates a domino effect of joy and amusement which helps reducestress.
  • So, How to apply humor in training?
  • Let’s see some easy and effective ways of adding humor to your training to make it more impactful.
  • Through icebreaker questions the trainer can energize the learners.
  • By adding interesting question during training just for the sake of humor.
  • By providing humorous responses with possible answers.
  • Through paying attention to the clues about the learner’s mood.
  • But, how much of humor can be used in training?
  • Use only that much of humor which should flow naturally from the content.
  • Humor should support learning objectives.
  • Humor is like creativity, very difficult to structure and must be tamed with a process.
  • Learning should be serious, but with a sprinkle of humor.
  • Humor, Entertainment, Engagement – Which is best and how much is advisable in training?
  • Humor consists of both entertainment and engagement, so all these are collectively called “Humor.”
  • Training can be both entertaining and engaging but engagement is the key and humor is the tool.
  • Think of entertainment in training is like special effects in a movie. It should support the plot, not be used instead of it.
  • Benefits of humor in training
  • Humor helps individual work together and develops relationships.
  • Makes learner feel more included.
  • Reduces the fear of being wrong.
  • With a dash of humor, we canexplain things better.
  • Humor generates variation to prevent boredom from regular training.
  • Humor makes our mind fresh and sharp in order that we understand things quickly.
  • Humor infuses energy into the learning environment.
  • Used as one of the approaches to energize the participants in training.
  • Conclusion
  • Humor is just one form of sustaining attentionEntertainment is not necessarily humor. Think of it as anything that captivates the audienceEntertaining and engaging are partners
  • To read more such articles, please visit blog.commlabindia.com
  • Thank You
  • Presentation on Role of Humor in Training – CommLab Indi

    1. 1. Roles of Humor in Training<br />
    2. 2. Humor is a quality which enables us to experience joy <br />
    3. 3. Humor is an extremely powerful force, perhaps life-saving too. <br />
    4. 4. Positive Effects of Humor<br />
    5. 5. Positive outlook in life<br />
    6. 6. Positive state of mind<br />
    7. 7. Never degrades a person’s spirit.<br />
    8. 8. Helps you to release negativity<br />
    9. 9. Refreshes the ambience<br />
    10. 10. Increases mutual trust<br />
    11. 11. Reduces stress<br />
    12. 12. How to Apply Humor in Training?<br />
    13. 13. Effective Ways for Adding Humor to Your Training<br />
    14. 14. Ice-Breaker<br />
    15. 15. Adding interesting questions <br />
    16. 16. Provide humorous responses <br />
    17. 17. Clues about the learner’s mood<br />
    18. 18. How much of humor can be used in training?<br />
    19. 19. Flow naturally from the content <br />
    20. 20. Support learning objectives<br />
    21. 21. Must be tamed with a process<br />
    22. 22. Learning should be serious, but with a sprinkle of humor<br />
    23. 23. Humor, Entertainment, Engagement - Which is Best?<br />
    24. 24. Humor consists of both entertainment and engagement<br />
    25. 25. Engagement is the key and humor is <br />the tool<br />
    26. 26. Think of entertainment in training like special effects in a movie<br />
    27. 27. Benefits of Humor in Training<br />
    28. 28. Humor helps individual work together and develops relationships<br />
    29. 29. Makes learner feel more included<br />
    30. 30. Reduces the fear of being wrong<br />
    31. 31. Explain things better<br />
    32. 32. Prevent boredom<br />
    33. 33. Sharpen understanding<br />
    34. 34. Brings energy into the learning environment<br />
    35. 35. An approach to energize the participants<br />
    36. 36. Conclusion<br />
    37. 37. <ul><li>Humor is just one form of sustaining attention
    38. 38. Entertainment is not necessarily humor
    39. 39. Entertaining and engaging are partners</li></li></ul><li>To read more such articles, please visit blog.commlabindia.com<br />
    40. 40. THANK YOU<br />

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