Making a few jokes at your own expense can be fun. It can break the ice with new acquaintances, get a chuckle from the crowd, show that you don’t take yourself too seriously, all of which can be good things. Except when they’re not.

Laugh At Yourself, But Take It Easy | Brass Tack Thinking – Good article that brings some common sense to bear on how we take ourselves too seriously or not seriously enough. As with all things, there’s a time and a place. But can we make some personality style choices that might help better in different situations?