Strategic Humor: Cartoons from the May 2015 Issue

Enjoy these cartoons from the May issue of HBR, and test your management wit in the HBR Caption Contest. If we choose your caption as the winner, you will be featured in an upcoming magazine issue and win a free Harvard Business Review Press book.

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“You mean it’s nothing but webinars?”

Kaamran Hafeez


2-May15-SH-Hawkins

“A company’s reputation is reliant on the conduct of its employees. Posting ‘funny’ videos of yourself online? What were you thinking?”

Len Hawkins


4-May15-Caldwell

“You’re right. It’s probably not a good sign that our department is the only one that’s scrawled on a sticky note.”

John Caldwell


5-May15-Kales

“The new computer is great, but we can’t get rid of the old one. It knows too much.”

Paul Kales


And congratulations to our May caption contest winner, Dale Stout of Colorado Springs, Colorado. Here’s the winning caption:

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“I’ve always done consulting on the side.”

Cartoonist:

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Satz


NEW CAPTION CONTEST

Enter your caption for this cartoon in the comments below—you could be featured in an upcoming magazine issue and win a free book. To be considered for this month’s contest, please submit your caption by May 5.

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Cartoonist: John Klossner