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"This talk should be a book!"

-Jason Sudy

Is This [Joke] Appropriate?


A fun, funny, and thoughtful exploration of Risk Analysis by examining the undesired consequences of inappropriate jokes.


Don't poke the bear" is an old saying that usually means "Don't do things that are likely to cause trouble".


Can jokes cause trouble? Sometimes. But when, and how can you know?


This talk intends to address this topic and these questions...and make it all applicable to you and your job.


Join me as I explore Risk Analysis in a different, fun way!


Anyone interested in evaluating risk and avoiding unwanted outcomes.


30 - 60 minutes

Key Takeaways

  • An exploration of inappropriate jokes (causes) and their undesirable consequences (effects)

  • Factors that can help you "think before you speak"

  • How those factors can help you assess risk in nearly any context