Laughter Yoga in Business (3 Chapters)
Learn how Laughter Yoga can help reduce workplace stress, help in team building, peak performance, creativity and enhance productivity.
Why Laughter Yoga In Business
Scientific research shows that laughter can help resolve workplace stress and many related issues, but until now there was no reliable system to deliver laughter. Humor was the only tool available, but it is not reliable and seldom leads to continuous hearty laughter. Laughter Yoga is a breakthrough laughter delivery system that enables a person to laugh continuously for 15 to 20 minutes with short breaks of yogic breathing.
Laughter Yoga As A Career Option
Laughter Yoga is all set to enter the business world in a big way. It will provide business opportunities for LY professionals where they can make money on one side and serve the community on the other. A few LY leaders and teachers have developed substantial incomes over the past few years by providing Laughter Yoga services. There is an increase in earning capacity mainly as our professionals learn how to package and market Laughter Yoga according to the needs of different groups.
The video explores different avenues where LY professionals can find business opportunities in areas like companies and corporations, yoga studios and fitness centers, old-age homes, with cancer self help groups, mentally & physically challenged, professional speakers and HR trainings, hospitals, personal development and others.
It explains how Laughter Yoga can address the issues faced by the business community like stress management, team building, peak performance, work life balance, emotional intelligence, communication skills and better health. It will also provide guidelines on different kinds of programs you can offer the business world and how you can make your presentations more effective and convincing.
Dr. Madan Kataria, a medical doctor from Mumbai, India popularly known as the 'Guru of Giggling' (London Times), is the founder of Laughter Yoga Clubs movement started in 1995. While researching the benefits of laughter, he was amazed by the number of studies showing profound physiological and psychological benefits of laughter. He decided to find a way to deliver these benefits to his patients and other people. The result is Laughter Yoga, a unique exercise routine that combines group laughter exercises with yoga breathing which allows anyone to laugh without using jokes, humor or comedies. Started with just with just five people in a public park in Mumbai in 1995, it has grown into a worldwide movement of more than 6000 Laughter Yoga clubs in over 60 countries.
Spreading rapidly in USA, Canada, Europe, Australia, the Middle East, South East Asia, China and Africa, this new concept has been widely covered by prestigious publications like the TIME magazine, National Geographic, and the Wall Street Journal and featured on CNN, BBC, US networks and the Oprah Winfrey Show.
Dr. Kataria is a keynote, motivational and inspirational speaker for companies, corporations and organizations all over the world. He is also a corporate consultant for holistic health, stress management, team building, leadership, peak performance and communication skills.
A popular speaker, Dr. Kataria is featured frequently on television and radio worldwide and is associated with a number of research projects to measure the benefits of laughter. Recent studies in the USA and Bangalore, India using unconditional laughter have positively confirmed these benefits. This scientific confirmation of what has been observed in thousands of laughter groups marks a turning point in the acceptance of Laughter Yoga in business world and in schools, hospitals, old age centers and other areas.