Best Business & Professional Humor Books

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1. A Kids' Guide to Manners: 50 Fun Etiquette Lessons for Kids (and Their Families)

Author: by Katherine Flannery
English
152 pages
1641520957

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Useful manners to feel capable and confident in any situationfor kids ages 7 to 12Today’s kids need a fresh approach to manners that resonates with them. A Kids’ Guide to Manners goes beyond saying please and thank you with fun, practical lessons that bring manners into the modern world.

From meeting new people to being a courteous guest to texting a group of friends, kids will have fun as they learn to use manners in a way that will make their lives easier and more enjoyable. With 50 essential manners, plus interactive quizzes, entertaining examples, and at-home practice exercises, A Kids’ Guide to Manners teaches kids where, when, and how to use manners as they relate to everyday life.

With this true manners how-to guide kids will:Build good communication skills that will make it easy to get along with others, such as constructive ways to express emotions to the power of writing a thank you note. Feel confident in new situations by knowing what to do and say when meeting new people, dining in a more formal environment, or dealing with conflict and gossip.

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Humor, Seriously: Why Humor Is a Secret Weapon in Business and Life (And how anyone can harness it. Even you.)

Author: by Jennifer Aaker
Currency
English
272 pages

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WALL STREET JOURNAL, LOS ANGELES TIMES, AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER Anyoneeven you! Can learn how to harness the power of humor in business (and life), based on the popular class at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business. The ultimate guide to using the magical power of funny as a tool for leadership and a force for good.Daniel H.

Pink, #1 New York Times bestselling author of When and DriveThere exists a mistaken belief in today’s corporate world: that we have to be serious all the time in order to be taken seriously. But the research tells a different story: that humor can be one of the most powerful tools we have for accomplishing serious things.

Studies show that humor makes us appear more competent and confident, strengthens relationships, unlocks creativity, and boosts our resilience during difficult times. Plus, it fends off a permanent and unsightly frown known as resting boss face. Top executives are in on the secret: 98 percent prefer employees with a sense of humor, and 84 percent believe that these employees do better work.


3. Liar's Poker (Norton Paperback)

Author: by Michael Lewis
English
320 pages
039333869X

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The time was the 1980s. The place was Wall Street. The game was called Liar’s Poker. Michael Lewis was fresh out of Princeton and the London School of Economics when he landed a job at Salomon Brothers, one of Wall Street’s premier investment firms.

During the next three years, Lewis rose from callow trainee to bond salesman, raking in millions for the firm and cashing in on a modern-day gold rush. Liar’s Poker is the culmination of those heady, frenzied yearsa behind-the-scenes look at a unique and turbulent time in American business.

From the frat-boy camaraderie of the forty-first-floor trading room to the killer instinct that made ambitious young men gamble everything on a high-stakes game of bluffing and deception, here is Michael Lewis’s knowing and hilarious insider’s account of an unprecedented era of greed, gluttony, and outrageous fortune.


4. Dreyer's English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style

Author: by Benjamin Dreyer
English
320 pages
0812995708

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A sharp, funny grammar guide they’ll actually want to read, from Random House’s longtime copy chief and one of Twitter’s leading language gurus NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY O: The Oprah Magazine Paste Shelf AwarenessEssential (and delightful!

People We all write, all the time: books, blogs, emails. Lots and lots of emails. And we all want to write better. Benjamin Dreyer is here to help. As Random House’s copy chief, Dreyer has upheld the standards of the legendary publisher for more than two decades.

He is beloved by authors and editors alikenot to mention his followers on social mediafor deconstructing the English language with playful erudition. Now he distills everything he has learned from the myriad books he has copyedited and overseen into a useful guide not just for writers but for everyone who wants to put their best prose foot forward.

As authoritative as it is amusing, Dreyer’s English offers lessons on punctuation, from the underloved semicolon to the enigmatic en dash; the rules and nonrules of grammar, including why it’s OK to begin a sentence with And or But and to confidently split an infinitive; and why it’s best to avoid the doldrums of the Wan Intensifiers and Throat Clearers, including very, rather, of course, and the dreaded actually.


5. Dad Jokes: Terribly Good Dad Jokes

Author: by Share The Love Gifts
English
51 pages
1979369658

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The Authentic Original (Just like your DAD! Great Holiday Gift for DadA fun collection of 100 “so bad they’re good” Dad Jokes. Well, he’ll laugh, you may not. Eye rolls and groans guaranteed! We’ve redesigned the book for a fresh new look at the original Dad Jokes.

Bring laughter and wordplay home to share with Dad and the rest of the Family!


6. The Motley Fool Investment Guide for Teens: 8 Steps to Having More Money Than Your Parents Ever Dreamed Of

Author: by David Gardner
0743229967
English
256 pages

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From the personal-finance duo Fortune magazine called funny, smart, cynical, [and] opinionated comes savvy financial advice for today’s street-smart young investors. The Motley Fool has made investing fun and easy for millions of people. Now, it custom designs its wit and wisdom for today’s money-savvy teens.

The Motley Fool Investment Guide for Teens helps teens stand out from the ho-hum mutual-fund crowd, build a portfolio of stocks they can actually care about, and take advantage of the investor’s best friendtimeto watch their profits multiply. Strike a blow for financial independence.

The Fool shows you how to: Question authority when it comes to managing your money Save cash (for investing, for college… And, yes, even for having fun! Dodge the spending and saving pitfalls that trap so many adults Get started investingonline and offwith just a few dollars Discover up-and-coming businesses that could become future blue chips Warning: this is not your parents’ money guide!


7. How to Argue with a Cat: A Human's Guide to the Art of Persuasion

Author: by Jay Heinrichs
Rodale Books
English
144 pages

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Learn how to persuade catsthe world’s most skeptical and cautious negotiatorswith this primer on rhetoric and argument from the New York Times bestselling author of Thank You for Arguing! Cats are skilled manipulators who can talk you into just about anything without a single word (or maybe a meow or two).

They can get you to drop whatever you’re doing and play with them. They can make you serve their dinner way ahead of schedule. They can get you to sit down right this instant and provide a lap. On the other hand, try getting a cat to do what you want….

While it’s hard, persuading a cat is possible. And after that, persuading humans becomes a breeze, and that is what you will learn in this book. How to Argue with a Cat will teach you how to: Hold an intelligent conversationone of the few things easier to do with a cat than a human.

Argue logically, even if your opponent is furry and irrational. Hack up a fallacy (the hairball of logic). Make your body do the talking (cats are very good at this). Master decorum: the art of fitting in with cats, venture capitalists, or humans.


8. Sweary Planner 2021 Fuck This Shit: Daily Weekly Monthly 12 Months Calendar and Organizer with Cuss Words | Floral Gold Cover

Author: by Montana Monsoon
B08LNG9WXZ
English
148 pages

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One Year PlannerContains lots of funny swear word sayings and cuss word quotes! 2021 weekly monthly planner has a full calendar at the start of each month and then pages to write notes for each individual day, glossy pink glitter design cover and lot of space to write in to get your shit done.

2021 Weekly Planner Calendar Features:Motivational Swear SayingsJanuary 2021 to December 2021Sized at 8 x 10Monthly PlannerWeekly PlannerDaily PlannerLined & Dot Grid Pages for NotesContact ListBirthday ListVision BoardPassword LogTo Do Check ListFederal & Funny HolidaysPerfect Christmas gift for girls and women


9. Humble Pi: When Math Goes Wrong in the Real World

Author: by Matt Parker
English
336 pages
0593084691

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#1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER AN ADAM SAVAGE BOOK CLUB PICKThe book-length answer to anyone who ever put their hand up in math class and asked, When am I ever going to use this in the real world? Fun, informative, and relentlessly entertaining, Humble Pi is a charming and very readable guide to some of humanity’s all-time greatest miscalculationsthat also gives you permission to feel a little better about some of your own mistakes.

Ryan North, author of How to Invent Everything Our whole world is built on math, from the code running a website to the equations enabling the design of skyscrapers and bridges. Most of the time this math works quietly behind the scenes …Until it doesn’t.

All sorts of seemingly innocuous mathematical mistakes can have significant consequences. Math is easy to ignore until a misplaced decimal point upends the stock market, a unit conversion error causes a plane to crash, or someone divides by zero and stalls a battleship in the middle of the ocean.

10. Thank You for My Service

Author: by Mat Best
Bantam
English
224 pages

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The unapologetic, laugh-your-ass-off military memoir both vets and civilians have been waiting for, from a five-tour Army Ranger turned YouTube phenomenon and zealous advocate for veterans Members of the military’s special operations branches share a closely guarded secret: They love their jobs.

They relish the opportunity to fight. They are thankful for it, even, and hopeful that maybe, possibly, they’ll also get to kill a bunch of bad guys while they’re at it. You don’t necessarily need to thank them for their servicethe pleasure is all theirs.

In this hilarious and personal memoir, readers ride shotgun alongside former Army Ranger and private military contractor and current social media phenomenon Mat Best, into the action and its aftermath, both abroad and at home. From surviving a skin infection in the swampy armpit of America (aka Columbus, Georgia) to kicking down doors on the outskirts of Ramadi, from blowing up a truck full of enemy combatants to witnessing the effects of a suicide bombing right in front of your face, Thank You for My Service gives readers who love America and love the good guys fresh insight into what it’s really like inside the minds of the men and women on the front lines.

11. 101 Secrets For Your Twenties

Author: by Paul Angone
Moody Publishers
English
208 pages

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OVER 100,000 COPIES SOLD. OVER 1,000 POSITIVE REVIEWS. Every twentysomething needs a little black book of secrets. Our twenties are filled with confusion, terrible jobs, anticipation, disappointment, cubicles, break-ups, transition, quarter-life crisis, loneliness, post-college what the heck, moderate success sandwiched between complete failure.

We need a worn and weathered guide stashed somewhere close by to help shed some light on this defining decade. That guide is this book. Expanded from the blog post “21 Secrets for Your 20s” that spread like Internet wildfire with nearly a million readers in 190 countries, 101 Secrets for Your Twenties will encourage, inspire, prompt a plethora of LOLs, and kick-start your life forward with its witty, honest, and hilarious wisdom-stuffed pearls to help you rock life in your twenties.

This is the perfect gift for college graduation. Or the best Christmas present you can give to the 20-something in your life. For everyone and anyone who is struggling through becoming an adult … You need 101 Secrets for Your Twenties.

12. Stonks On The Moon!

Author: by Professor Clark
B095NCJH4M
English

25 pages

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STONKS ON THE MOON!Is a heartwarming tale and allegory for the epic GME short squeeze of 2021 and on! Stonks is a young ape who has always wanted to go to the theme park on the moon, but currently only hedgehogs can afford to buy rockets to make the trip.

With the encouragement of his Dad, and all of Apetown working together, Stonks builds a rocket and blasts off in hopes of making a lunar landing! This book is made of such high quality you are going to need Diamond Hands to “HODL” it!

Grab your TENDIES and join Stonks on his adventure TO THE MOON!

13. Faking It: A brand new laugh-out-loud romantic comedy for 2021

Author: by Portia MacIntosh
B08HVY8V76
January 26, 2021
English

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A brilliantly funny and unique story about love, loss, family and fitting in. I laughed, I cried – I loved it.’ Holly MartinThe perfect house, the perfect husband and the perfect life… Or is she just faking it? Life has been a bit of a rollercoaster for Ella.

Growing up as the ‘less successful’ identical twin to her ‘perfectly successful’ sister, Emma, has left her feeling isolated, inadequate and let’s face it…A little bitter. When Emma unexpectedly reaches out to Ella in a time of need, Ella suddenly finds herself with the opportunity to fill in for her sister and experience how the other half live.

But as Ella navigates the world of gossiping mothers, rebellious teens and trying to play the model housewife (not to mention avoiding the temptation of attractive men at the school gates… Will she discover that all is not always as it seems on the other side?

Discover the laugh-out-loud new romantic comedy from top 10 bestseller Portia MacIntosh. Perfect for fans of Mhairi McFarlane, Sophie Ranald and Lindsey Kelk. What readers are saying about Faking It: ‘I loved Ella, the heroine of this book. She’s a truly “real” character, and everything you would want in a friend!’I loved this book easy reading, funny at times good story line.

14. 100 Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings: How to Get By Without Even Trying

Author: by Sarah Cooper
Andrews McMeel Publishing
English
176 pages

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Funny because it’s true. Comedian, star of the Netflix special Everything’s Fine, and Trump lip-syncing sensation Sarah Cooper presents the must-have book you never knew you needed, 100 Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings. In it, you will learn how to appear smart in less than half the time it takes to actually learn anything.

You know those subtle tricks your coworkers are all guilty of? The constant nodding, pretend concentration, useless rhetorical questions? These tricks make them seem like they know what they’re doing when in fact they have no clue. This behavior is so ingrained, so subtle, and so often mistaken for true intelligence that identifying it, calling it out, or compiling it into an exhaustive digest has never been attempted.Until now.

Complete with illustrated tips, examples, and scenarios, 100 Tricks gives you actionable ways to use words like actionable, in order to sound smart. Every type of meeting is covered, from general meetings where you stopped paying attention almost immediately, to one-on-one meetings you zoned out on, to impromptu meetings you were painfully subjected to at the last minute.It’s all here.

15. Hunter x Hunter, Vol. 2

Author: by Yoshihiro Togashi
VIZ Media LLC
English
192 pages

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Plucky Gon’s quest to find his dad leads him into a whole world of crazy adventure. Hunters are a special breed, dedicated to tracking down treasures, magical beasts, and even other people. But such pursuits require a license, and less than one in a hundred thousand can pass the grueling qualification exam.

Those who do pass gain access to restricted areas, amazing stores of information, and the right to call themselves Hunters. Gon and his friends Leorio and Kurapika have more to worry about than just the Hunter Exam-their fellow applicants are deadly serious.

Hisoka, the mad magician, nearly kills them in a mock test and Killua reveals that appearances can be deceiving. Then there are the tests, which prove to be as varied as they are difficult. The picky proctors of the second exam demand the applicants perform culinary feats of wonder, and it takes the intervention of the President of the Hunter Association Review Board to convince them to let anyone pass at all!

16. The Basic Laws of Human Stupidity

Author: by Carlo M. Cipolla
Doubleday (April 6, 2021)
English
96 pages

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“A masterly book” Nassim Nicholas Taleb, author of The Black Swan “A classic” Simon Kuper, Financial Times An economist explains five laws that confirm our worst fears: stupid people can and do rule the worldThroughout history, a powerful force has hindered the growth of human welfare and happiness.

It is more powerful than the Mafia or the military. It has global catastrophic effects and can be found anywhere from the world’s most powerful boardrooms to your local bar. It is human stupidity.Carlo M. Cipolla, noted professor of economic history at the UC Berkeley, created this vitally important book in order to detect and neutralize its threat.

Both hilarious and dead serious, it will leave you better equipped to confront political realities, unreasonable colleagues, or your next dinner with your in-laws.The Laws: 1. Everyone underestimates the number of stupid individuals among us.2. The probability that a certain person is stupid is independent of any other characteristic of that person.3.