Wharton Webinar: Humor and Power

Wednesday January 25, 2023
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM EST

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Led by:  Maurice Schweitzer, Cecilia Yen Koo Professor, Professor of Operations, Information, and Decisions, Professor of Management, The Wharton School 

Humor can powerfully shape our perceptions and judgment. In this webinar, Professor Maurice Schweitzer will describe how the use of humor can increase an individual’s status, how humor can help people deflect difficult questions, and describe the benefits of humorous attacks. Professor Schweitzer will also discuss the risks of using humor and offer suggestions for mitigating the hazards and harnessing the benefits of using humor as you navigate your career.

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