Strategic Humor: Cartoons from the June 2016 Issue

Enjoy these cartoons from the June 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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“This bar chart shows how many pie charts we’ve been able to eliminate through restructuring.”

Pat Byrnes


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“You’re really making progress releasing all that empathy you’ve been carrying around.”

Teresa Burns Parkhurst


And congratulations to our June caption contest winner, Scott Fenwick of Huntington, New York. Here’s the winning caption:

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“Well, the good news is, the self-driving car is already at the meeting.”

Cartoonist: Paula Pratt


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

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June 7.

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Cartoonist: Crowden Satz