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Telling Jokes in the Workplace
Regardless of your position, title or level in the organization, it is your job—and the job of every employee—to help create a professional workplace by demonstrating appropriate behavior. When it comes to telling jokes, there's a fine line between funny and disrespectful. We can't always know what may be offensive just by looking at someone.
Learning Path & Details
Suggested Industry Usage
- Ensuring Professional and Compliant Behavior
- Learn what is unprofessional behavior.
- Understand where is the fine line between funny and disrespectful.
- Audible Narration
- Integrated Video
- Interactions and Activities
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Work should be enjoyable, but telling jokes that put people down or make fun of disabilities may be offensive, disrespectful or even disruptive. Telling an offensive joke once may not be illegal, or even a violation of policy.