‘Humor That Works’ with Andrew Tarvin

How do we best use humor (or as we spell it in the UK ‘humour’) to enhance success in our work? My guest Andrew Tarvin describes himself as the world’s first humor engineer, teaching people how to get better results while having more fun. Through his company, Humor That Works, Drew has worked with more than 35,000 people at over 250 organizations, including Microsoft and the FBI. He is a bestselling author; has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, & Fast Company; & his TEDx talk has been viewed more than 4 million times. Join us to find out how you can bring this engaging skill into your work and elevate your success.

This episode will be airing live on 16th August 2019 at 8am(PT)/11am(EST)/4pm(GMT). To listen live or later from the archive please visit http://www.voiceamerica.com/show/1959/

More about Andrew Tarvin:

ANDREW TARVIN is the author of Humor That Works: The Missing Skill for Success & Happiness at Work. He is the world’s first humor engineer, teaching people how to get better results while having more fun. Combining his background as a project manager at Procter & Gamble with his experience as a stand-up comedian, he reverse-engineers the skill of humor in a way that is practical, actionable, & gets results in the workplace. Through his company, Humor That Works, Drew has worked with more than 35,000 people at over 250 organizations, including Microsoft, the FBI, & the International Association of Canine Professionals. He is a bestselling author; has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, & Fast Company; & his TEDx talk has been viewed more than 4 million times. He loves the colour orange, is obsessed with chocolate & can solve a Rubik’s Cube (but it takes like 7 minutes). For more information, please visit, www.humorthatworks.com and www.drewtarvin.com

This episode will be airing live on 16th August 2019 at 8am(PT)/11am(EST)/4pm(GMT). To listen live or later from the archive please visit http://www.voiceamerica.com/show/1959/

More about host Chris Cooper:

Chris Cooper is the founder of Chris Cooper Business Elevation and creator and host of the Business Elevation Show. Chris and team help leaders to elevate results through building engaged workforces and developing high performance leaders and teams. He created the Business Elevation Show the most accessed business show in 2018 on Voice America the world’s leading on-line radio platform and is co-Author of The Power To Get Things Done (Whether You Feel Like It Or Not). He is a fellow of the Professional Speaking Association and partner of Engagement Multiplier . To contact Chris to see how he and his business can help you : Chris@chriscooper.co.uk


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