Articles about Humor
Twitter users encourage each other to #ShareYourRejections
Users flooded the site with tales of rejections in their careers, and some circumstances which ultimately led to massive success.
In the office satire ‘Severance,’ workplace routine literally kills
For those of us who have felt trapped in jobs we hate, the walking dead in Ling Ma’s new dystopian novel “Severance” may seem all too familiar.
6 inspirational quotes you can take wildly out of context to promote your business
Take these timeless, era-defining inspirational quotes wildly out of context to sell your app or promote your business or whatever.
Before you choose a work spouse, read this
Picking your work spouse can greatly improve your happiness in the office. Or it can completely ruin your life. Here are 6 tips to keep in mind.
People share their favorite #SignsYourVacationIsTooLong
Twitter users recently weighed in on the viral hashtag #SignsYourVacationIsTooLong, with work-related responses and ones about everything in between.
How to say ‘no’ without ever saying the word ‘no’
Saying no is especially hard for people-pleasers. That’s why it’s good to have a game plan with many options of how you can say no by avoiding saying no. Here’s seven tips for how to say no at work without ever saying no.
Twitter shares a bunch of #OddThingsToAskTechSupport
What's the craziest thing you've ever asked IT to help with? Twitter responded in force as the hashtag #OddThingsToAskTechSupport trended.
Business jargon for the home
Here is some corporate jargon that we’ve found useful for the home and how you can use it.
8 morning habits of the least successful people
What if I don’t want to have a productive day and am aiming much lower? A satirical look at what you shouldn't do with your morning habits.
5 tips for answering the trickiest job interview question
We’ve compiled a list of five expert strategies to help you successfully answer this question so you can get back to perfecting your resume and picking out a killer interview outfit.
12 innovative ways to innovate your innovation
Innovation at large companies is hard, but it doesn’t have to be. Follow these 12 innovative steps to innovate and increase innovation in the workplace and you’ll be innovating in no time.
9 alternative retirement plans for poor planners
There are so many wonderful alternatives to saving and investing your whole life. Don’t let society dictate your retirement goals.
The funniest responses to today’s global Slack outage
Slack was down today, and people lost their minds. Here are some of the best and funniest responses to the global Slack outage.
Twitter and Instagram celebrate #TakeYourDogToWorkDay
Take Your Dog to Work Day is in full effect, and people have been taking advantage of the occasion in workplaces in different parts of the world. Check out how the furry critters have been brightening things up at work through Twitter and #takeyourdogtoworkday.
Twitter users share what the most successful people do
A recent tweet got users on the social media platform all riled up about things they think the most successful people tend to do.
15 signs someone in the office is out to get you
The office work week is hard. But when someone at work is out to get you, every day is even more difficult. Is someone out to get you? Or are you just being paranoid? Is there any difference? Here are 15 signs to help you figure it out.
Twitter captures the #FunnyThingsDadsSay
Father's Day is this weekend, and Twitter users had a lot to say this week about all the funny things they've heard from their dads.
These 8 innocent email clichés aren’t so innocent after all
Here’s what I really mean when I’m using this seemingly innocent email cliché.
Twitter shares the strangest things people have seen on a resume
There are a million ways to go wrong when it comes to your resume, but some things stand out as really odd. That being said, call for users to drum up the craziest things they've ever seen on one produced some truly unique tweets.
How to create a funny – and appropriate – Out of Office email response
But before you copy/paste your traditional message, career experts challenge professionals to be a tad more creative with your OOO. Try these tips on matching your excitement for your getaway with your email the next time you head off on an adventure.
Twitter shows us that ‘blending in’ at the office isn’t always a good thing
A tweet that went viral this week showed us what it's like to come to work and find out that your outfit has some company of its own. User @ilonacatherine shared the evidence on Twitter, prompting a slew of other users to chime in.
Top 9 meals to eat alone at your desk
From worst to best, here’s a definitive ranking of the top 9 lunches to eat alone at your desk, with suggested pairings of work tasks to complete while crying eating.
An illustrative guide to common words people tend to misuse
We've all been there. There are just certain words that sound so much alike even though they have completely different meanings. And sometimes, when we are required to spell them, it is a STRUGGLE.
The ‘What do you do?’ meme shows the perils of small talk
"What do you do?" is a phrase that took a new life on Twitter as people reminisced about how the idea of their job description does not always align with strangers' ideas of what they do.
Why Uber’s CEO encouraging employees to say they ‘have the D’ is causing a stir
When you speak in the unnatural language of spreadsheets and business how-to guides, you may end up saying something that you never intended to mean. Take Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi's faux pas as a cautionary tale.