Skill of Humor Part 1: Share Your Point of View

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One of our more popular programs recently has been How to Be Funny(er): An Actionable Guide to Creating Humor. It’s hands-on workshop that’s centered around the three principles skills of humor: Share your point of view. Explore and heighten. Practice, perform, repeat. Over the next few weeks, we’re going to do a deeper dive on each… Read more

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The Value of a Humor Notebook

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I recently received a very nice Facebook message from a woman in India who had seen my TEDx talk on the skill of humor. In it, she asked a common question people have about building their skill of humor: how do I get started? To answer that question, first let me start with a question… Read more

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IWNY13: Joan Rivers in Conversation

Note: This is a post recapping my key takeaways from Internet Week 2013. For more, check out this post: What I Learned from Internet Week 2013. In this fireside chat, the legendary Joan Rivers talks about comedy and technology. 5 Quotes from Joan Rivers On the state of comedy: “Right now is such a great… Read more

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5 Funny Engineering Jokes

A Quora user asked for some good engineering jokes. See the full thread here, but below are my favorites: The Glass Some people say the glass is half full. Some people say the glass is half empty. Engineers say the glass is twice as big as necessary. The Human Body Three engineering students were gathered… Read more

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The Comedy Experience, An Interview with Peppercomm

Imagine you walk into a training at work only to find out that sometime within the next few hours you’re going to perform stand-up comedy. I sat down with the guys at Peppercomm who are leading trainings just like that and talked with them about the benefits of such a program and what you can… Read more

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