HR’s Secret Weapon: Using Improv Boost Teamwork and Performance 

Wednesday 10:15 – 11:15 AM

Session Description

What if you could build better teams and be more resilient at the same time? Surprisingly, the techniques improv comedians use on stage can equip you do this and more. Much more. All it takes is a simple shift in mindset and replacing two words in your vocabulary. Come to this cutting-edge program to see how to unlock your amazing brain to think more fluidly, increase collaboration, and be a more effective leader.


Steve Hughes

Steve Hughes is a sought-after professional speaker who helps people look and sound smart when they talk. He’s the author of Captivate and he has been featured on NPR, BBC Radio and in The Wall Street Journal. Today he works with a select list of blue-chip clients from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies and law firms to leading associations. Steve holds a BA in French Literature and European History from the University of Kansas and an MBA in Marketing from Washington University’s Olin School of Business, where he was awarded the prestigious Olin Cup.