Burning Lunch

Today’s Burning Lunch episode of my podcast is a great example of how to cap off a not-so-great experience. As we move away from 2020, we’ll get a chance to close out some of our own not-so-great experiences. Here’s to moving forward in 2021. Click...

Finding the Funny Alexa Skills

One thing I’ve not mentioned much is that I’m doing these short snippets on Alexa called “Flash Briefings.” They are basically once a day 60 second skills that you can learn. Mine are titled Finding the Funny, and I give you some skills that...

Being in 2 Places at Once

Yes, it’s now possible thanks to Zoom and virtual meetings! Last week I was the Master of Ceremonies for 2 multi-day events at the same time between 3 time zones. It was nuts, but I did it by doing a lot of “time zone math.” I had to invest in was...

Comedy on Zoom

Yep, that’s the way the world is running these days – zoom comedy! Who would’ve thought we could actually make money doing comedy in our living room??? Well we can and I am. So in my podcast this week, I’m offering 5 tips for zooming. Even if...

Comedian Guest Lecturer

I had a wonderful opportunity to be a lecturer at the Humor and Communications class for Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis this week . . . I talked about using humor and gave the students some techniques to find humor fast. The reason I’m talking...

What’s your worst job???

In my keynote Finding the Funny in Change, I talk about asking funnier questions to get funnier answers. It’s a way of practicing humor. If you ask boring questions, you’ve got nothing to work with. I also do a quick exercise in which I ask people what was...