Unless youre a humorous person, dont plan on laying something funny on the panel. Ive seen people that werent funny to begin with try to include humor in a presentation. It bombed. How would you feel in that situation if the room went dead silent and everyone just stared at you? What if this humor was your opening statement?
This happened to Ted. He said it threw off his timing and confidence and he really never recovered. If something funny happens naturally during your interview or presentation, thats a gift. Dont plan on it happening.
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