How falling behind can get you ahead

Checkout this interesting new tedx talk on how falling behind can get you ahead and the benefits of a sampling period, by David Epstein. Would you have guessed that Vincent Van Gogh had 5 different careers in his early 20s and deeming each of those 5 ‘his true calling’? None of the 5 careers were… Read more


The Skill of Humor – TEDx Talk


I’m excited to announce that my second TEDx talk is now available online: In the talk, given at TEDxTAMU, I talk about: My grandma’s definition of WTF. 30 benefits from learning how to use humor. The skill of humor and why anyone can learn it. Three steps to creating humor. Why my grandmother is the… Read more


Five TED Talks to Help You Work Happier

In honor of my TEDx talk on humor at work reaching over 11,000 views, I thought I’d share 5 videos that can help you work happier. Yes #5 is my own talk, but I truly believe humor can help you enjoy your work more (while doing it better). 1). Shawn Achor – The Happy Secret to Better Work… Read more


Humor at Work TEDx Talk

humor at work tedx talk

Back in February I had the opportunity to give a TEDx talk at my alma mater, The Ohio State University. The topic was humor in the workplace and why I became a humor engineer. Watch the talk below and check out some of the sources below the video. Key Points from the Talk: People who… Read more