Although I don’t have a boss, I understand that keeping one’s boss happy is a big priority for many people in the workplace. Humor can help you build and improve your relationship with your boss without appearing like a suck-up and without requiring you to take on extra work. It can even give you more job security, especially in a small or mid-sized company.

In this final post in the humor series, John Kinde shares 10 Ways to Make Your Boss Laugh.

The nice thing about this article is that you can easily generalize it to other types of relationships: co-workers, friends, spouse, etc.