Try the Absurd Response to Outrageous Requests

According to an article I read, the way to combat stress is through the Relaxation Response. All you have to do is find a quiet, calm environment with no background noise, say a one-syllable mantra over and over, and sit or lie in a completely comfortable position after removing your shoes and loosening any tight-fitting clothing.

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David Granirer
David Granirer gives laughter in the workplace presentations, helping hundreds of organizations throughout North America reduce stress, increase wellness, and cope with change. For more information on his presentations, stand-up comedy, products, and articles call (604) 205-9242 or go to
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