What if there was a way to increase employee productivity while improving workplace satisfaction scores and also make the workplace more fun? Turns out there is. Humor in the workplace has been shown to improve communication, build relationships, enhance problem solving, increase productivity, and improve health.
Join us as we discuss research, case studies, and real-world examples that have shown the tremendous value of creating a culture of humor at work. The presentation will cover:
• The Definition of Humor
• The Value of Humor in a Work Culture
• Designing a Culture around Humor
• Examples of Humor to Use
• How to Get Started
The presentation will include lecture, interactive exercises, and facilitated discussion so you not only walk away knowing why humor is important, you'll also have ways to start using it today.
About the Presenter
Andrew Tarvin is an award-winning speaker, trainer, author and coach. Through his company, Humor That Works, he teaches individuals and organizations how to use humor to be more effective, more productive, and more awesome.
He has worked with more than 100 organizations including Procter & Gamble, The Ohio State University, and General Assembly on topics including humor in the workplace, communicating confidently, and strategic disengagement.
He loves the color orange and is obsessed with milkshakes. For more, visit