Achieving Your Goals Through Daily Habits

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Way back in December of 2011 (holy wow that was already 4 years ago), I wrote about why people fail at New Year’s Resolutions, how to keep your New Year’s Resolutions, and how to set up a system I called Quality Days. A lot has changed since then, namely I’m now focused on Humor That… Read more

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Making Decisions Using the Prioritization Matrix

As an entrepreneur, one of the hardest things to figure out is “What should I work on?” This is also true while working for someone else, but for those of us on our own, it can seem even more daunting. Here’s a quick strategy I use when trying to figure out what to work on; I call… Read more

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7 Great Quotations from AIN 2015

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I went to my first Applied Improv Network conference back in 2009. I can honestly say it was one of the most important conferences of my speaking career. The AIN is a collection of applied improv practitioners, and attending that conference introduced me to my tribe, people from around the world who had discovered what I… Read more

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Leaving My Corporate Job (A 3 Year Anniversary)

3 years ago today I left my corporate job at Procter & Gamble to focus on Humor That Works full-time. In those 1,095 days, I’ve had some incredible adventures and met some amazing people. In honor of my anniversary, I thought I’d answer some of the most frequent questions I get about leaving the safety… Read more

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The Problem with Human Resources (And How to Fix It)

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Before I get into the meat of this post, I should start with a disclaimer: I’ve never worked in HR. My mom has been in HR for 25+ years, so I understand her perspective of it, but I’ve never worked there myself (except for that one time I pretended to work in HR to scare an intern…)… Read more

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