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Chapter 1. Taking Your Job Seriously and... > Where Does Your Humor Come From?

Where Does Your Humor Come From?

EXERCISE: Exploring Your Humor History

  You carry a reservoir of humor with you wherever you go. Unfortunately, few of us take time to enjoy the library of humorous memories stored neatly in a corner of our brain. Take a few moments to journey down the funny side of your past. List your funniest….

Movies: ____________________________________________

TV Shows: __________________________________________

Candid Camera or Blooper Show Scenes: ___________________

Jokes: ______________________________________________

Relatives: ___________________________________________

Friends: ____________________________________________

Boss: ______________________________________________

Co-workers: _________________________________________

Sales Experience: _____________________________________

If you couldn’t think of any examples, you’ve lost touch with your humor history. Taking time to relive your humor history can be an energizer. You can’t use it if you don’t remember and review it frequently.



“Nothing is better than the unintended humor of reality.”

Steve Allen

“Humor is what makes people laugh.”

P.G.Wodehouse, British humorist

“Humor is a way of looking at something that makes it funny.”

Jack Smith, L.A. Times Columnist


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