THE ART AND BUSINESS OF SPEAKING

Laughter Week

The Worst I Ever Bombed

The Worst I Ever Bombed

For Laughter Week 2018, Andrew Tarvin pulled back the curtain on a time he bombed onstage. “Surprisingly, it was that time bombing that help... »

Prepare to be Funny

Prepare to be Funny

For Laughter Week 2018, Lou Heckler, CSP, CPAE, advised members to start gathering humor before they need it. He recommends starting a “gems... »

Customize Humor for Your Audience

Customize Humor for Your Audience

For Laughter Week 2018, Karyn Buxman, CSP, CPAE, shared a time when she found an internal situation in a client’s newsletter and got a great... »

Set-Up Your Joke Clearly

Set-Up Your Joke Clearly

For Laughter Week 2018, Devin Henderson, CSP, reminded speakers that when you tell a joke, don’t forget the power of a clear and understanda... »

The Power of the Pause

The Power of the Pause

For Laughter Week 2018, Stacy Pederson explained that learning how to pause correctly can help you get more laughs. “Laughter comes in waves... »