Before Lakshmi Balachandra started teaching Improvisational Leadership at the MIT Sloan School of Management, she was an improv comic. When she went to MIT to study an MBA, it was there that she realized how much she was actually using her improv skills in her new business career.
The environment and global warming have become much-publicized topics over the last several years. Although predictions about global warming and the condition of the environment are not looking bright for the future, there are many reasons to be optimistic. With a little help from each of us, we can change this predicament. That’s why we […]
It’s Earth Month – have you thought of any ways you can go green in April?
I coulda gave up then but, then again I couldn’t have ’cause, I’ve traveled all this way for something. I take it in but don’t look down…’cause I’m on top of the world!
Improv techniques help keep the employees at Method “weird, creative and humble.” It’s been fun AND effective.
How well do you know your co-workers, industry and company culture? We’ll put them to the test with the Survey Says team building game.
What do Steve Harvey and Family Feud have to do with team building?
Okay, Katy Perry…we have to admit, some of your songs are REALLY catchy. But this one actually has a great message, too.
The original founders of the improv troupe, the Upright Citizens Brigade – Matt Walsh, Ian Roberts, Matt Besser and Amy Poehler – have written a manual on the art of improvisational comedy. It doesn’t only apply to acting, though – it applies to any situation where individuals must work together.
Play the ultimate April Fools’ joke on your entire company.