Last week I had the honor of participating in the University of Michigan Ross School of Business Positive Business Conference, where I led two sessions "Applying Improv Comedy to Create Positive Business Culture". In preparing for this session I considered what it means to
Similarly to how Tina Fey claims, in her book Bossypants, that improv will help you lose belly fat, I’m here to tell you that improv will help you raise money. Let me explain… When an entrepreneur is telling an investor about her/his business and
In improv, we say "yes, and" to acknowledge the present reality and build on it, and we practice being present, and playing the scene we’re in instead of the scene we want to be in. In business, with competing demands and so much to
Finding the right mate is no cakewalk -- but is it even mathematically likely? In a charming talk, mathematician Hannah Fry shows patterns in how we look for love, and gives her top three tips (verified by math!) for finding that special someone.
Ever been headed to a flight and one thing after another seems to be pulling against you making that flight? Your alarm decides to not go off and you wake up late? Your bag gets pulled to get examined through security and there are