They say laughter is the best medicine, but does that apply to the workplace?

Author and innovation strategist Amantha Imber says yes — because being funnier in a work setting helps us think more creatively, build relationships and also helps us get what we want. Sharing a laugh can also help create a feeling of closeness and trust, per Harvard Business Review, although there are key pitfalls to avoid.

Should you be funny at work?

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