Register by April 13!
Learn How To improve it!: Using Improv in Your Workplace
Presented by Claire Hanlon, Partnership Development Associate at improve it!
Through a hands-on, high-energy, and laughter-filled session we will use improvisational comedy-based exercises, tools, and techniques to improve workplace communication skills and overall professional presence! You will walk away with an intro into how to use our improv techniques to improve yourself by:
- Paying attention to the words you say and how you say them
- Using non-verbal techniques such as eye contact, body language, and facial expressions to move a project forward
- Listening to understand, not to respond
- Responding in a way that acknowledges and authenticates other's thoughts and ideas
5:00 PM - Networking
5:45 PM - Dinner (Penne Pasta w/ Choice of Marinara or Alfredo, Sliced Grilled Chicken, Italian Salad, and Garlic Bread)
6:45 PM - Disciplined Listening: Influential Instruction
About the Speaker
Empirical evidence has shown that improvisational training has the ability to improve an employee's trust, teamwork, communication, presentation skills, creative problem solving, and improve a company's overall culture. No one knows that better than Claire Hanlon - graduate from Elon University, former student of the Second City in Chicago, and proud member of ATD-Charlotte - with a background in theater, customer service, and corporate communications. Pursuing her love of comedy and connection as Partnership Development Associate at improve it! she networks, connects, and serves local leaders in the Carolinas to share the magic of improv on corporate culture.