Rules of Improvisation

Rules of Improvisation can help all of us in work, life & love. My mentor and improvisational guru Del Close once said to our class, “First, there are no rules. OK? Now, Rule number one….!” …and went on to discuss the rules that make an...

Engagement. Oops, I meant…Engage

Engagement is the the word I first thought of when I started writing about how I interact with people while emceeing meetings or presenting at trade shows, but come to find out, what I meant was Engage. You see, engagement in Webster’s is defined as: 1 – a...

How To Write A Joke

How to write a joke. Why blog about this? Because I’m answering the 2 most common questions I’m asked: 1) How do you write your jokes? 2) Can you help me write a joke? I remember my first joke (Side note: I did not write this joke). I was little, maybe 1st grade, and...

Professional Emcee or Facilitator?

Meeting Facilitator or Professional Emcee?   The difference at an event is much bigger than you may realize between a Facilitator and Professional Emcee. Below breaks down what Richard Laible believes to be that distinction. Meeting Facilitator Introduces guests...