Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Andrew Tarvin - Humor That Works

September 24, 2022 Scott J. Allen Season 1 Episode 142
Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders
Andrew Tarvin - Humor That Works
Show Notes

Andrew Tarvin is the CEO of Humor That Works, a leadership development company that teaches professionals how to use humor to achieve better business results. He has partnered with top organizations--including IBM, NASA, and the FBI--to solve human challenges with humor solutions. A best-selling author, Andrew has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Inc, and FastCompany, and was named a ‘Visionary Under 40’ by the P&G Alumni Network. His TEDx talk on the skill of humor has been viewed more than twelve million times, only half of which were by his mother. He loves chocolate and tweeting puns.

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  • "If people are laughing, then they're listening."


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