Tim Ferris: Tools of Titans – B. J. Novak

“A good comedy operates the exact same way a good mystery operates. [Which is] the punchline is something that is right in front of your face the whole time and you never would have put your finger on it.” B.J. Novak (TW: @BJNOVAK) is best known for his work on NBC’s Emmy Award–winning comedy series The [...]

Steve Martin: Be So Good They Can’t Ignore You

The path that led me to Jordan and the insight he represents began with a 2007 episode of the Charlie Rose show. Rose was interviewing the actor and comedian Steve Martin about his memoir Born Standing Up. They talked about the realities of Martin’s rise. “I read autobiographies in general,” Martin said. “[And I often [...]

November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The Glass Wall: Success Strategies For Women In Business: Be Funny

"Humour in the workplace is one way of cutting through the competition getting you a profile that will bring you a more senior role. ..... On the way up think of use of humour as a way to get noticed, but make sure you're being noticed in the right way. If you need to put [...]

October 2nd, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments