In this talk, Lisa discusses how humor guided her through life, starting at a young age, and ultimately becoming part of her career. Just like Lisa, you can learn how to incorporate improv into your business and daily life. References: Forbes article by David DiSalvo in 2016: Photos from the book “Laughs on Wry: an improviser’s memoir” Amazon. LisaDavidOlson is a business humorist and speaker who delivers high-energy presentations that invite audiences to think creatively and choose the lighter side of life.
Audiences benefit from the practical strategies they can utilize personally and professionally. Olson ran and performed in a comedy troupe for two decades and continues to use improvisation in speaking and workshops. She is an author, a podcaster, creative consultant and ‘permissionist’ who helps people find the fun. Olson’s mantra is to ‘Dare yourself daily.’ This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at ted.com/tedx