Why you should start doing Standup Comedy

Tired of sending follow-up email after follow-up email and not getting any responses? Sick of feeling nervous before the smallest of presentations? Ever thought, “maybe I should try standup comedy?” Regardless of your answers, you should try standup comedy! Seriously, we believe humor is a skill that anyone can learn and everyone can use to… Read more

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What to Expect on your First Open Mic Night

So, you’re doing your first open mic! You’re excited, a little nervous (no need to be), happy and we are truly happy for you! 5 things to know about your first open mic: 1) Know the caliber of the mic. Who is the mic for? Is it for people brand new to comedy, more experienced… Read more

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Humor Showcased in the Life Lab

I was featured in this great post from Intu on the value of a sense of humour. Yes, there’s an additional ‘u’ in there for my American readers because this group is based in the UK. A few quick highlights from the article. On Leadership Traits Another study from the Bell Leadership Institute found that… Read more

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Five Great Pieces of Feedback for HTW

(From a recent event at General Assembly in NYC.) I’ve had the pleasure of working with some incredible people at some great organizations (including P&G, ESPN, PepsiCo, Microsoft, and Pink Elephant to name 5). I was recently updating this site and was reviewing feedback from various events. While a lot of it was positive, and also some… Read more

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