Andrew Tarvin

You already know the importance of adding humor to your presentations, but do you know how to do it? Humor is a skill which means it can be learned. This session will teach you that skill by helping you understand your personal humor style and teach you a process for punching up your presentations to gain more laughter, increase engagement, and have a lot more fun.

Participants will...

  • Learn a step-by-step process to adding humor to their programs.
  • Understand 10 common humor devices.
  • Practice skills needed to effectively use humor.

About Andrew Tarvin

Andrew Tarvin is the world’s first Humor Engineer teaching people how to get better results while having more fun. He has worked with thousands of people at 200+ organizations, including P&G, GE, and Microsoft. Combining his background as a project manager at Procter & Gamble with his experience as an international comedian, Andrew’s program are engaging, entertaining, and most important, effective. He is a best-selling author, has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, and his TEDx talk has been viewed more than 3 million times. He has delivered programs in 50 states, 20 countries, and 5 continents. He loves the color orange and is obsessed with chocolate.


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