My 25 years in a corporate environment have taught me a thing or two. Being friends with your boss may seem harmless, but can make things more complicated.
I started to think about the challenges working moms face on a day-to-day basis, and realized they need quite a few abilities to maneuver both the day job and the job at home. Then I took a look at how these abilities translate in the workplace and thought, there is no wonder working moms are great assets to companies. Have a look at these abilities, it's impressive!
There are many benefits to using humor in the workplace. It allows you to connect better and get people's attention to pass on your message. Just hearing someone laugh is contagious and will brighten up the place. Yet it needs to be done correctly, with respect, or else humor can also be devastating.