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Adam Christing, America’s Most Popular Corporate Emcee And Clean Comedian, Appears On The WOW Factor Podcast

Adam Christing, America’s Most Popular Corporate Emcee And Clean Comedian, Appears On The WOW Factor Podcast

By Adam Christing | April 5, 2024

Adam Christing, an accomplished comedian, speaker, and corporate entertainer, has appeared on The WOW Factor, a podcast that focuses on inspiring positivity and generosity in everyday life. In this episode, Adam talks in-depth about the communicative power of comedy when connecting with an audience. As Adam details his journey from a Southern California suburb to … Read more

Product Launch Event

How To Plan The Perfect Product Launch Event With Corporate Humor

By Adam Christing | July 5, 2023

Generating hype is the single best way to ensure your product performs the way you want it to. And if you want to truly stand out, you need to plan the perfect product launch event to start off on the right foot. Key Takeaways Be sure to take into consideration the goal of your event … Read more

Creative Ways To Retain Employees

4 Creative Employee Retention Strategies From A Corporate Entertainer

By Adam Christing | July 3, 2023

A third of all new employees quit after just six months on the job. Employee retention is a major issue for many companies, but not many businesses know how to encourage their workers to stick around. Key Takeaways Implement an excellent and welcoming onboarding experience Take time to prioritize employee recognition Empower your team by … Read more

Company Milestones

4 Company Milestones Worth Celebrating With A Clean Comedian

By Adam Christing | June 28, 2023

Over 80% of HR professionals have stated that employee recognition positively impacts engagement, employee happiness, and workplace relationships. Without a doubt, taking time to focus on rewards and recognition in the workplace can go a long way in cultivating a positive work culture. Key Takeaways You can never go wrong with celebrating company anniversaries Don’t … Read more

Family Friendly Workplace

3 Ways To Become A Family-Friendly Workplace With Corporate Comedians

By Adam Christing | June 26, 2023

15% of workers feel they haven’t been treated fairly in the workplace merely because they have children. When it comes down to it, prioritizing a comfortable working atmosphere and a healthy work-life balance is essential for both your business and the happiness of your employees. Key Takeaways With a corporate comedian, you can ensure that … Read more

Burnout Prevention Strategies

4 Ways A Company Event Can Prevent Burnout Among Employees

By Adam Christing | June 21, 2023

62% of workers in North America have reported feeling high levels of stress and extreme fatigue. And many studies have even linked workplace burnout to things like anxiety, sleep disturbances, and even increased alcohol and drug use. Key Takeaways A company event can give workers some much-deserved recovery time It’s a great way to teach … Read more

Branding Ideas For Events

4 Creative Branding Ideas That Will Make Humor The Focus Of Your Next Event

By Adam Christing | June 19, 2023

Without proper branding, your upcoming event is sure to lack a creative and captivating foundation. Creative branding is how you gain and maintain your event-goer’s attention while successfully establishing your event. Key Takeaways Focus on creating a stunning entryway that entices your event attendees Incorporate social media and online branding into your event Bring in … Read more

4 Unique Icebreakers For Networking Events With Clean Comedians®

By Adam Christing | June 14, 2023

Networking can be one of the most nerve-wracking things you do. Drumming up the confidence to strike up a conversation with others can be daunting, but it’s necessary nonetheless. Key Takeaways Ask some intriguing icebreaker questions to get the conversation flowing Bring in a corporate comedian! Play human bingo Have a candy bar meet-up Icebreakers … Read more

6 Sales Meeting Ideas To Motivate Your Team From A Corporate Comedian

By Adam Christing | June 12, 2023

91% of employees find themselves daydreaming during work meetings. After all, it can be hard to stay focused during meetings if they air on the side of boring. Key Takeaways Take time to recognize your employees who deserve a shoutout Bring in an expert when you need to Incorporate some team-building exercises or games Host … Read more

75 Clean Humor Jokes To Share With Your Coworkers

By Adam Christing | June 7, 2023

There’s nothing worse than the awkward silence that comes with a boring conversation. Luckily, there are plenty of jokes out there that can help lighten the room and ignite stellar conversation. Our Top 10 Clean Jokes Why did the taxi driver get fired? Passengers didn’t like it when she went the extra mile. Which rock … Read more

How To Measure The ROI Of Your Events With A Corporate Comedian

By Adam Christing | June 5, 2023

According to 83% of brands, the best way to increase sales is to push event participation. But this is just one of the many reasons why understanding the ROI of your upcoming event is essential for your business! Key Takeaways ROI is a way to define how successful an event was If you want to … Read more

4 Ways A Comedian Can Help You Improve Your Workplace Environment

By Adam Christing | May 31, 2023

More often than not, our employees are heavily affected by their surroundings. In fact, a staggering 72% of employees have left a job before due to a toxic work environment. Key Takeaways A comedian knows how to use comedy to relieve stress and tension Laughter truly is medicine and can help your team feel a … Read more

3 Ways To Make Your Event Unforgettable With Clean Comedians®

By Adam Christing | May 29, 2023

Even if you’ve been working day and night to plan the perfect event, there’s always that inevitable fear that it will all end in disaster. Every event planner’s worst nightmare is that the free food will end up being the highlight of the evening. Key Takeaways Our speakers know how to keep an event active … Read more

Appropriate Workplace Behaviors

Back To Basics With Clean Comedians®: What Is Appropriate Workplace Behavior?

By Adam Christing | May 24, 2023

Nate Bargatze is a hilarious young comedian from Nashville, Tennessee, bringing his unique brand of southern humor to venues all over the United States.

Happy Workplace

What Makes Up A Happy Workplace In 2023?

By Adam Christing | May 22, 2023

Happiness is the foundation of an engaged and healthy workplace. In fact, businesses with happy and satisfied workers outperform their competitors by 20%! Key Takeaways Make a healthy work-life balance a priority Help your team focus on personal development Host an entertaining company event Make honesty and transparency a priority Prioritize showing recognition to your … Read more

Comic Vs Comedian

Corporate Comedians vs. Stand-Up Comedians: What’s the Difference?

By Adam Christing | May 17, 2023

Understanding all the different comedy terms can be confusing at best. And you’re likely a bit stumped on the difference between a corporate comedian and a stand-up comedian. Key Takeaways A stand-up comedian is someone that performs solo comedy on stage to a live audience A corporate comedian is a performer that delivers clean content … Read more

Social Media Comedians

4 Hilarious Corporate Comedians to Follow on Social Media

By Adam Christing | May 15, 2023

If you’ve been lacking a bit of laughter, it’s a good idea to spice up your social media feed. Following some comedians can help make your scrolling sessions a bit more entertaining and enlightening! Here are four of the best corporate comedians to follow on social media in 2023. Spicing Up Your Social Media Feed … Read more

How Much Does It Cost To Hire A Comedian

From Corporate Events to Fundraisers: The Versatility of Clean Comedians®

By Adam Christing | May 10, 2023

Comedians have a unique superpower. They have to ability to effortlessly wield humor in order to ignite and energize an entire crowd of people! Key Takeaways No matter the type of event, we’ll work with you and your budget to ensure it is an absolute success Each of our speakers is unique and makes any … Read more

Comedy Leadership

Humor And Leadership: How To Lead With Laughter

By Adam Christing | May 8, 2023

Being a good leader isn’t always easy. But if you know how to intertwine humor and leadership, guiding your team can be effortless! Key Takeaways Host company events that incorporate humor Make the office an enjoyable and fun-loving place to work Use humor in messages, emails, or daily conversations Here are three tips for leading … Read more

Having Fun At Work Is Important

Top Benefits Of Having Fun In The Workplace

By Adam Christing | May 3, 2023

Going to work shouldn’t be the bane of your existence. On the contrary, creating an enjoyable workplace is one of the best things we can do to ensure the happiness of ourselves and our employees. Key Takeaways It helps create a healthy and happy company culture It establishes the foundation for stronger office relationships It … Read more

What Is Event Budgeting

Maximizing Your Entertainment Budget: How Clean Comedians® Offer More Value Than You Think

By Adam Christing | May 1, 2023

There’s a lot that goes into planning an event. And one of the most integral parts is maximizing your budget. Key Takeaways We’ll find the right speaker for your event, so you don’t have to We take our time to learn all we can about your organization beforehand Our speakers handle anything entertainment-related at the … Read more

Comedian Marketing

The Dos and Don’ts of Booking a Clean Comedian for Your Next Event

By Adam Christing | April 26, 2023

Hosting an event is all about finding the right entertainment and vendors to put on a successful show. And with a clean comedian, you can ensure your attendees have the time of their lives! Key Takeaways Do: Pay attention to their social media profiles and review their online presence Don’t: Book a traditional comedian Do: … Read more

Anecdotal Comedy

What Is Anecdotal Comedy?

By Adam Christing | April 24, 2023

Comedians use different types of humor and wit to entertain a crowd. And they often use anecdotes in their act. Key Takeaways Anecdotal comedy is when a comedian uses exaggeration and humor to tell stories An important part of using anecdotes as a comedian is to build the story and occasionally use self-deprecating humor Other … Read more

Comedy Is Subjective

Is Comedy Subjective? How Clean Comedians® Navigate This Debate

By Adam Christing | April 19, 2023

It’s time to address the age-old question: Is comedy subjective? Here’s our take. Key Takeaways Humor isn’t something black and white we can all understand at first glance Varying factors like demographic age and geographic location can lead to humor subjectivity Comedy can be both objective and subjective Often, it’s up to the individual to … Read more

Importance Of Respect In The Workplace

3 Ways To Implement Respect In The Workplace With A Corporate Comedian

By Adam Christing | April 17, 2023

Choosing a professional clean comedian for your upcoming company event is a great way to ensure your employees feel respected and appreciated.  Key Takeaways Hiring a clean comedian shows your team that you respect them It goes a long way in building positive company culture Clean comedy helps people build better bonds with each other … Read more

Benefits Of Laughing And Smiling

Laugh Your Way to Success: How Clean Comedians Can Boost Employee Morale

By Adam Christing | April 12, 2023

Laughing and smiling have some fantastic benefits that you can’t pass up. And with Clean Comedians, it’s that much easier to help your team step into success! Key Takeaways Clean Comedians can help relieve your employee’s stress We can better connect your team to the organization We use clean humor to let your employees laugh … Read more

Productive And Fun Workplace

4 Ways To Balance Fun And Productivity At Work

By Adam Christing | April 10, 2023

Who says that the workplace can’t be any fun? When we mix work and play, it can make both a bit more fun and enjoyable. Key Takeaways Incorporate team-building activities to bring people together Host a company event with the perfect speaker Spend time together outside the office by going to lunch together Recognize and … Read more

Comedy Benefits

The Benefits of Booking a Clean Comedian for Your Next Event

By Adam Christing | April 5, 2023

You’ve decided to throw a company event, and now it’s time to put all the pieces together. One of the most critical parts is finding the right entertainment. Top Comedy Benefits Clean comedy offers something for everyone It provides a great way to relieve stress Your mental health can improve and thrive It leaves everyone … Read more

What Makes An Event Successful

Why Hiring a Clean Comedian Will Make Your Corporate Event a Success

By Adam Christing | April 3, 2023

When it comes to planning a corporate event, you might be juggling many ideas about what will make it successful. Here are four reasons why a clean comedian is exactly what your event needs to thrive! At A Glance Clean content is the single best way to make everyone attending feel welcomed and comfortable Comedy … Read more

April Fools Activities At Work

4 April Fools Day Ideas For Work

By Adam Christing | March 29, 2023

The year has countless holidays that can keep us entertained and laughing. And April Fools Day is among the best days for great office pranks! Our Favorite Gut-Busters! Host an entertaining and hilarious company event Have a funny photo contest Hand out prank gift boxes White elephant gift exchange Here are four of the best … Read more

Harmless Pranks For Work

6 Funny Office Pranks That Will Make Your Colleagues Laugh

By Adam Christing | March 27, 2023

Sometimes the office can get a little boring. And that’s when some good ol’ fashioned pranks can bring it back to life! Our Favorite Harmless Pranks For Work Family photo swap Wrapping paper prank Sticky notes for everyone! Desk aquarium Worst speller of all time Healthy donuts Here are 6 of the best harmless pranks … Read more

Funny Questions To Ask Coworkers

52 Funny Icebreaker Questions To Ask Your Colleagues

By Adam Christing | March 22, 2023

In the workplace, people of different backgrounds can come together for a common goal. But what if you haven’t gotten your coworkers to open up to you just yet? A Few Questions To Get You Started What’s something most people don’t know about you? What’s your favorite word? If you could meet any person, living … Read more

How To Get A Comedy Agent

6 Facts About Comedy Agents Every Comedian Should Know

By Adam Christing | March 20, 2023

As a comedian, there are plenty of things you need to know to be successful. And for starters, you should be familiar with what a comedy agent is and what they can do for you. Key Takeaways Your agent can help you book gigs and find places to showcase your talents There are different types … Read more

Communication Humor

How Humor Improves Communication

By Adam Christing | March 15, 2023

Finding the perfect way to communicate effectively at work can take time. But did you know that humor might be one of the best methods out there? Key Takeaways Humor helps create a supportive work environment, which is the foundation of effective communication Humor can improve communication by mitigating and reducing conflicts in the office … Read more

Types Of Laughter

The 8 Different Types Of Laughter

By Adam Christing | March 13, 2023

Everyone likes to laugh! When we can enjoy a belly-aching giggle, it improves our day, plus the days of those around us. At A Glance Silent laughter Nervous laughter Etiquette laughter Contagious laughter Pigeon laughter Snorting laughter Fake laughter Belly laughter But did you know that there’s more than one kind of laughter? Here are … Read more

Mental Health Games And Activities For Workplace

8 Mental Health Activities For The Workplace

By Adam Christing | March 8, 2023

Some people love going to work. But not everyone does. In fact, the workplace can be a huge source of stress for many people. Our Favorite De-Stressors Encourage employees to give each other shoutouts on social media or team chatting channels Set aside a few hours for revitalizing the physical office space and letting employees … Read more

Best Comedians Of All Time

The 5 Best Comedians Of All Time

By Adam Christing | March 6, 2023

Comedians have a secret power. They know how to use laughter and entertainment to touch people’s hearts and form connections. And some of the most successful comedians have made it their mission to spread joy and enjoyment to all around them! Top Comedians Of Our Era Richard Pryor George Carlin Lucille Ball Jerry Seinfeld Chris … Read more

Positive Workplace

4 Ways To Promote A Positive Workplace Culture

By Adam Christing | March 1, 2023

Everyone deserves to wake up excited and thrilled to come to work. We spend so much time in the office, and it shouldn’t be time wasted! Key Takeaways Ensure there is a fulfilling and welcoming onboarding experience for new employees Encourage team-building through comedic company events Improve the physical workspace Set clear expectations and goals … Read more

Magic

What Is A Corporate Magician?

By Adam Christing | February 27, 2023

A corporate magician is a perfect way to entertain your corporate audiences. While you may think corporate magic and business don’t necessarily mix, you’d be surprised with a corporate magician can bring to your next event. See Related: Where To Find Funny Keynote Speakers For Your Next Event Key Takeaways A corporate magician is an … Read more

Corporate Entertainment

6 Amazing Corporate Entertainment Ideas That’ll Wow In 2023

By Adam Christing | February 27, 2023

Corporate entertainment can revive the workplace like nothing else. Whether you’re planning out company retreats, trade shows, private parties, or company parties for the new year, you’ll definitely want to secure your corporate entertainment now. Our Favorite Corporate Entertainment Ideas Hire a clean comedian for your next corporate event Make holiday parties a memorable experience … Read more

St Patricks Day At Work

4 Fun Ways To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day In The Office

By Adam Christing | February 27, 2023

Everyone can get on board with a good ol’ Saint Patty’s Day party at work. Here are four fun and unique ways to celebrate the holiday and get your employees excited! Our Favorite St. Patty’s Day Ideas Host a kickin’ company event with Clean Comedians® Make everything green (food, too!) Put together a costume contest Have … Read more

Comedy Tips

7 Tips From Stand-Up Comedians To Improve Your Next Presentation

By Adam Christing | February 22, 2023

Being a stand-up comedian isn’t necessarily an easy path. You need to know how to harness unique skills to keep your audience laughing, which can sometimes be challenging. Top Takeaways Study the greats, and pay attention to how successful stand-up comedians act on stage Authenticity and originality will go a long way Write comedy and … Read more

Work Social Event Ideas

8 Work Social Event Ideas To Inspire Your Team

By Adam Christing | February 20, 2023

Businesses are built on the foundations of teamwork and collaboration. Just ask any successful organization! At A Glance Host a company event with a hired comedian to get the entire team together Go with a classic team board game night Put together a themed event or party Scavenger hunts can be done either in person … Read more

Winter Wellbeing At Work

Winter Wellbeing: 3 Ways To Support Your Employees

By Adam Christing | February 15, 2023

Though winter can be full of cozy afternoons and tasty hot lattes, it can also bring seasonal stress and discouragement. During this delicate time of the year, your employees need a bit more support to feel engaged and active at work. Our Top 3 Tips Provide workplace flexibility, such as amended office hours or adaptable … Read more

Comedic Timing

Comedic Timing: 3 Secrets To Mastering This Essential Skill

By Adam Christing | February 13, 2023

Comedy is a powerful tool. It can unite a crowd or ignite laughter even in the darkest moments. And the secret behind its raw potential is timing. Key Takeaways Practice, practice, practice! Pay attention to professional stand-up comedians and study how they deliver pauses and properly pace themselves Don’t overthink it and take measures to … Read more

Valentines Day Work Ideas

6 Ways To Celebrate Valentine’s Day In The Office

By Adam Christing | February 8, 2023

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and your employees deserve to feel some love this year. Even for those who aren’t incredibly romantic, there’s something so heartwarming about getting a little extra affection on this special day. Top 6 Valentine’s Day Ideas Host a company event with some dazzling magicians to give the entire … Read more

Comedian Skills

5 Skills All Comedians Must Possess

By Adam Christing | February 6, 2023

Being a comedian isn’t as easy as you might initially think. Comedians must possess some powerfully captivating, intriguing, and entertaining skills to succeed. Top Comedic Skills Great comedic timing is essential for comedians. All speakers need to have exceptional storytelling skills to captivate their audience. Comedians need to be able to utilize humor perfectly! Originality … Read more

Laugh At Work

5 Reasons Why We Need To Laugh At Work

By Adam Christing | February 1, 2023

The world may not agree on many things, but everyone can enjoy laughter. Who doesn’t like to crack up at a good joke every now and again? Key Takeaways Laughing at work can help reduce mental tension and stress A positive workplace thrives when there is humor and laugher Our physical and mental health improves … Read more

How To Improve Teamwork In The Workplace

3 Ways A Corporate Entertainer Can Improve Teamwork In The Workplace

By Adam Christing | January 30, 2023

The workplace is an area where teamwork and collaboration are meant to thrive. And as an office leader, it’s up to you to be active in helping your team understand the power of successful teamwork. The best way to do that is by bringing in a corporate entertainer.  Key Takeaways Laughter creates and strengthens bonds … Read more

Corporate Wellness Speaker

Best Corporate Wellness Speakers To Hire In 2023

By Adam Christing | January 25, 2023

Our minds are a powerful place. And we need to take care of it to grow and thrive. A health and wellness speaker can help us in this process. By using the art of spoken word, they can help open and revitalize our mindset and bring us newfound prosperity. Our Top Picks Adam Christing Dan … Read more

What Causes Conflict In The Workplace

5 Common Causes Of Conflict In The Workplace

By Adam Christing | January 23, 2023

We are all humans. And we’re bound to butt heads with each other occasionally! But in the workplace, we must take a unique approach to conflict.  Key Takeaways Poor communication often leads to feelings of isolation and disconnection and is a breeding ground for employee conflict Different values and personalities can also lead to workplace … Read more

Why Humor Is Important

Why Is Humor An Important Skill In The Workplace?

By Adam Christing | January 18, 2023

We all enjoy humor. From a genuine smile to belly-aching laughter, humor can bring many benefits to our lives. Key Takeaways Laughter brings extensive health benefits and positively impacts our overall well-being. Humor and laughter have been shown to improve both physical and mental health. Humor is the foundation of genuine relationships and can help … Read more

Why Hire A Motivational Speaker

5 Benefits A Motivational Speaker Can Offer Your Company

By Adam Christing | January 16, 2023

We can all benefit from a bit of inspiration now and then. But, especially in the workplace, some genuine motivation is always needed! Key Takeaways A motivational speaker can stimulate innovative thinking and creative ideas Motivation from the perfect speaker can improve productivity and boost engagement Bringing in an inspiring speaker can improve company culture … Read more

Why Is Building Trust In The Workplace Important

4 Reasons Why Trust In The Workplace Matters

By Adam Christing | January 11, 2023

The workplace is more than just a nine-to-five. It’s a place for building connections and confidence while working together with those around us. Key Takeaways Employee trust builds the foundation for effective and genuine team collaboration Confidence and trust increase employee satisfaction and help your team feel empowered Trust in an open work environment promotes … Read more

How To Become An Event Planner

5 Steps To Becoming An Event Planner

By Adam Christing | January 9, 2023

An enjoyable and intriguing career path is that of an event planner. But how can you start this journey if you want to become one or open your own event-planning business? Key Takeaways Learn the basics of the event planning industry and gain role insights Gain hands-on experience through volunteer work, internships, or job shadowing … Read more

How To Set Goals For Employees

How To Make Goal Setting For Employees More Impactful

By Adam Christing | January 4, 2023

Motivation is the key to success. Plenty of us know that, but not all of us know how to put that into practice. That’s why goal setting is so essential in our professional lives. Key Takeaways Help your team create SMART goals Define goals within the SMART framework to ensure they truly benefit and help … Read more

Workplace Goals

Top 5 Professional Goals For The Workplace In 2023

By Adam Christing | January 2, 2023

Setting goals is how we motivate ourselves to continue developing. A thirst for learning and knowledge is key to ensuring our brains never stop growing. Key Takeaways Learn new skills by joining a learning course. Improve your public speaking skills. Focus on a healthy and fulfilling work-life balance. Build your network and develop your workplace … Read more

Workplace Reflection

Why Reflection Is Important For Workplace Learning

By Adam Christing | December 28, 2022

Many skills are required or even favored in the workplace. But a practice that is too often overlooked is reflection. Key Takeaways There are countless benefits associated with reflection in the workplace. Reflecting gives us the power to learn new skills and analyze our strengths and weaknesses. Discovering our professional passions is only possible with … Read more

New Year Resolutions For Workplace

8 New Year’s Resolutions To Implement In The Workplace

By Adam Christing | December 26, 2022

There comes a particular time of year when we can safely look back at the past and reminisce, all while looking forward to the future. Focusing on the New Year ahead of us gives us the passion and drive needed to set and reach our goals. Key Takeaways Learn new skills Attend networking events and … Read more

How To Inspire Employees

5 Key Ways To Inspire Employees For The New Year

By Adam Christing | December 21, 2022

Something we can’t live without is inspiration. This is the lifeblood of motivation, and it’s how we accomplish our goals and reach our dreams. Key Takeaways Redesign the office and make it the perfect place for productive and motivated employees. Offer desired incentives and prioritize recognition. Be a workplace leader that supports your employees and … Read more

Why Recognize And Reward Employees

5 Reasons Why You Should Be Rewarding Your Employees

By Adam Christing | December 19, 2022

There are a few things that are exceptionally important to have in the workplace. Though sometimes we can be preoccupied with the flavor of coffee we stock in the breakroom, our behavior and attitude in the workplace rank highest in importance. Key Takeaways Recognizing employees is essential in building a positive workplace. Employee recognition boosts … Read more

How To Avoid Conflict In The Workplace

4 Ways A Corporate Comedian Can Help You Prevent Conflict In The Workplace

By Adam Christing | December 14, 2022

Each aspect of our lives has some good parts and some negative elements. For example, we can explore our professional passions and learn new things at work. But it is also a place where conflicts can arise. Key Takeaways Laughter is the foundation of healthy relationships and cooperation. Corporate comedians and performers don’t shy away … Read more

How To Reward Employees On A Budget

11 Budget-Friendly Ways To Reward Your Employees This Holiday Season

By Adam Christing | December 12, 2022

Our team members sacrifice a lot to give their best efforts at work. The time and effort they give deserve to be rewarded! Key Takeaways Employee recognition is perhaps the most low-cost, high-impact reward Give an extra day off to spend with family during the holidays Start a rewards program such as recognizing an “Employee … Read more

Workplace Celebration

6 Benefits Of Celebration In The Workplace

By Adam Christing | December 7, 2022

Whether we like it or not, our workplace is where we spend a lot of our time and effort. And when we genuinely enjoy our workplace, it becomes much easier to appreciate coming to work each day. Key Takeaways Celebrations promote employee recognition, which is the lifeblood of any organization. A workplace event is the … Read more

how to fight virtual meeting fatique

How To Fight Virtual Meeting Fatigue

By Adam Christing | December 6, 2022

Another day, another meeting, and sometimes several in a row. Even if in-person meetings were never your cup of tea, at least there was a slight chance of finding a decent snack spread or maybe some donuts. Key Takeaways Check in with folks at the beginning of the video call Combat zoom fatigue by utilizing … Read more

how to host a virtual event

How To Successfully Host A Virtual Event In 2023

By Adam Christing | December 6, 2022

We’re hearing about virtual events a lot these days, but they’ve actually been around for a while. Virtual events were even taking place in the last century, like the presentation from Visual Data Corporation (now called Onstream Media Corporation) at a virtual event in 1993. In that virtual trade show presentation, Alan Saperstein and Randy … Read more

How to structure virtual meetings

15 Ways To Run An Effective Virtual Meeting

By Adam Christing | December 6, 2022

Hosting a virtual meeting can be hard. But effective virtual meetings do exist. And the guidelines to accomplish them are not all that difficult to adopt. Key Takeaways Establish a group calendar to avoid scheduling conflicts Utilize notifications within your meeting tools Determine the right video conferencing platform for your group Have a meeting agenda … Read more

20 Creative Virtual Christmas Party Ideas

20+ Fun Virtual Christmas Party Ideas In 2022

By Adam Christing | December 6, 2022

Well, it’s that time of the year again! The time to don your Santa hats and plan out the best virtual Christmas party for your office. Our Top Picks Best Overall: Hiring a master of ceremonies for all your virtual holiday party needs Best For Spreading Holiday Spirit: Exchanging virtual gifts and gift boxes Best … Read more

What Is A Keynote Speaker

What Is A Keynote Speaker And Why Should They Be Funny?

By Adam Christing | December 6, 2022

Every event planner is different. But we can guarantee you that the first thing on every one of their to-do lists is “get a good keynote speaker.” Key Takeaways An opening keynote speaker is also referred to as a motivational speaker or an inspirational speaker An opening keynote address should drive the core message home … Read more

What To Do At Networking Events

13 Tips To Get The Most Out Of Your Next Networking Event

By Adam Christing | December 6, 2022

For the extroverts of the world, networking events are like a piece of cake. Sweet, smooth, and oh-so-delicious. But if you’re the type of person who gets sweaty palms at the thought of conversations with strangers, then consider this blog post for you! Key Takeaways Go into the networking event with a clear goal in … Read more

Virtual Team Building Activities

6 Virtual Team Building Activities Tips And The Benefits They Offer

By Greg Bennick | December 6, 2022

Our Top Picks Best Overall: A Virtual Variety Show Best For Small Gatherings: Virtual Coffee Breaks Best For A Customized Team Meeting: Virtual Trivia Best For Company Culture: Clean Comedians®’ Corporate Performers #1. Virtual Variety! How Online Variety Shows Are the Ultimate Virtual Team-Building Activity Who doesn’t love to laugh? Think for a moment about … Read more

In Person Events

In-Person Events Are Back: Here’s How To Safely Return With Clean Comedians®

By Adam Christing | December 5, 2022

Has COVID really been a part of our vernacular for the past two years now? Well, all we have to say about that is that’s two years too long! Key Takeaways Make sure in-person attendees have enough space between them within the event design Combine virtual events with in-person events through hybrid events Event organizers … Read more

Holiday Jokes For Kids

65 Holiday Jokes To Share With Your Kids

By Adam Christing | December 5, 2022

The holidays are a truly delightful season. There’s nothing better than spending time with your family and those you care about. And the feeling of our hearts filling with warmth and joy will never get old! Our Top Five Favorites Christmas Jokes For Kids What falls but never gets hurt? Snow Why do mummies like … Read more

Best Comedy Movies

Top 10 Clean Comedy Movies Of The Last Decade

By Adam Christing | December 5, 2022

We can all use some virtual entertainment and diversion these days, but movies often take it too far when it comes to foul language and certain subject matters. Everyone likes a good guffaw, but we don’t need to be grossed out or offended for that to happen. Our Top Picks Best Overall: Inside Out Best … Read more

Why Are Soft Skills Important In The Workplace

6 Reasons Why Soft Skills Are Essential For Your Career

By Adam Christing | December 2, 2022

The term “soft skills” is frequently thrown around in our professional lives. Our careers are often determined by our soft skills and how we apply them in our work. Key Takeaways Soft skills are necessary for becoming emotionally intelligent Our technical skills can improve with good soft skills We become more receptive to feedback and … Read more

How To Host A Virtual Conference

How To Host A Virtual Conference In 2023

By Adam Christing | December 2, 2022

Virtual events may sound like the company motto from 2020. But odds are, you and your company experienced a successful virtual conference or two. Top Tips For Hosting The Best Virtual Conferences Determine the best virtual conference platforms to use Hire a corporate comedian and funny keynote speaker to engage attendees Promote your conference sessions … Read more

How Is Collaboration Different From Teamwork

Teamwork vs. Collaboration: What’s The Difference?

By Adam Christing | December 2, 2022

Teamwork and collaboration. You’ve heard these terms used before. Probably interchangeably, in fact. Key Takeaways Teamwork often refers to good communication skills, cooperative effort, and coordination between team leaders and team members Successful collaboration refers to the invention of new ideas, diversity of strengths, and the ability to improvise within collaborative settings Collaborative teamwork combines … Read more

Speaker For Event

How To Choose The Right Speakers For Your Event

By Adam Christing | December 2, 2022

Choosing the right speaker for your next event is a big responsibility. After all, you want a public speaker who can entertain the audience while offering no-nonsense advice. Key Takeaways Find speakers who inspire through social media Observe how they educate and inspire their audience even online Connect with speakers through corporate entertainment agencies like … Read more

What Does An Event Planner Do

What Does An Event Planner Do?

By Adam Christing | December 2, 2022

To become an event planner is no picnic. Okay, maybe if the event planner in question is planning a picnic. But you know what we mean. Key Takeaways Event planners meet with prospective clients to go over their needs for corporate events, personal parties, trade shows, and more Event planners coordinate the logistics of the … Read more

How To Promote A Fundraiser

7 Simple Ways To Promote Your Fundraiser Like A Pro

By Adam Christing | December 2, 2022

So, you’ve been tasked with creating a fundraising event that can outrank last year’s event. You have all the event logistics solidified. Now, it’s time to send out your call to action through online marketing. But where do you start? And how can you do justice for your big event? Key Takeaways Create a landing … Read more

10 Mistakes To Avoid When Hiring A Comedian

10 Mistakes To Avoid When Hiring A Comedian

By Adam Christing | December 1, 2022

When it comes to hiring the perfect comedian for your next event, there are many factors to consider. You want to choose someone who is a great fit for your organization and your audience, so doing a little homework can go a long way in helping you find the right candidate.  Key Takeaways Don’t hire … Read more

Workplace Christmas

How To Celebrate The Holidays At Work This Season

By Adam Christing | November 28, 2022

It’s no secret that sometimes our work can contribute to rising stress levels. So it’s natural to get a little anxious, especially around the holiday season. Top Christmas Party Ideas For Work Put on a festive company event Gather the team together to decorate the office Have a holiday gift exchange An ugly sweater day … Read more

What Are Good Employee Appreciation Gifts

17 Employee Appreciation Gifts They’ll Absolutely Love

By Adam Christing | November 23, 2022

Even if we aren’t particularly materialistic, there’s something about receiving a thoughtful gift or token that can touch our hearts. So when it comes time to show our employee appreciation, finding just the perfect gift can go a long way in expressing our gratitude! Our Top Picks Host a company event with a hilarious and … Read more

How To Show Gratitude At Work

9 Simple Ways To Express Your Gratitude At Work

By Adam Christing | November 21, 2022

Creating a healthy and happy workplace requires many things. And perhaps the most vital is taking the time to show gratitude in the workplace. Easily Express Gratitude By… Saying (or writing) “thank you“ Hosting a fun and engaging company event Making a company gratitude board or wall Encouraging a healthy work-life balance Freely offer positive … Read more

How To Celebrate Employee Appreciation Day Virtually

9 Meaningful Ways To Give Thanks To Your Employees This Holiday Season

By Adam Christing | November 16, 2022

Work days would be a struggle without a trustworthy and enjoyable team by our side. So when it comes time to express your gratitude, it’s essential to find the right way to show your thanks! Key Takeaways Remote work is consistently gaining popularity, and finding virtual ways to show appreciation is essential! Though it may … Read more

Workplace Gratitude

6 Benefits Of Showing Gratitude At Work

By Adam Christing | November 14, 2022

Gratitude is one of those things where regular practice in our everyday lives can genuinely transform our mindset. Expressing gratitude can look like many things. But regardless, showing gratitude and appreciation towards your team can bring them countless benefits. Summary Gratitude acknowledges people rather than their talents Can boost mental health and happiness Helps build … Read more

What Is A Motivational Speaker

9 Ways A Funny Motivational Speaker Can Inspire Laughter In Your Workplace

By Adam Christing | November 9, 2022

Our workplace is more than a location where we work during the week. This is the place that many people consider their “home away from home” or their primary adulthood extracurricular activity. Hosting a corporate event is a great way to treat your employees to a meaningful experience while cultivating exceptional company culture. And no … Read more

How To Improve Decision Making Skills In The Workplace

How To Improve Decision-Making Skills In The Workplace With Comedy Jugglers

By Adam Christing | November 7, 2022

In today’s workplace, it seems we’re constantly weighing the benefits of each professional and career-oriented skill we have. Whether it be our organizational methods or our critical thinking skills, our personal strengths are what make us who we are. So when it comes to decision-making skills, not many other traits can top it in terms … Read more

How To Improve Work Life Balance For Employees

How A Magician Speaker Can Improve Work-Life Balance For Employees

By Adam Christing | November 2, 2022

Often, our workplace is an extension of our daily lives. But in today’s busy world, getting caught up in the rat race and forgetting about nurturing your life outside work is all too easy. A proper work-life balance is crucial for creating healthy lives and happy minds. As an employer, you are responsible for ensuring … Read more

Corporate Speaker

9+ Corporate Speakers With Some Magic To Offer

By Adam Christing | October 31, 2022

Business doesn’t always need to be serious. Bringing some laughter and fun to your team not only improves everyone’s mood but also boosts productivity. And in today’s world, it’s more important than ever to create a welcoming and uplifting working environment for your team. Business speakers can sometimes come across as uptight – no one … Read more

What Makes A Good Motivational Speaker

Why Comedy Keynotes Are The Best Speakers

By Adam Christing | October 26, 2022

Amazing corporate events have one thing in common – they have a great speaker to open the conference or seminar! And this speaker carries a lot of power and responsibility in setting the right tone for your audience. With such a vital role, it’s important to make sure you pick the right person as your … Read more

How To Make A Speech Funny

5 Key Ways To Make Your Next Corporate Speech Hilarious

By Adam Christing | October 24, 2022

We all know at least a few people in our lives that are inherently funny. These are the kinds of people that can make others laugh without even trying! However, for a lot of us, it’s not always so effortless. Especially when it comes to a corporate speech, it’s normal to feel some nerves. But … Read more

How To Become A Motivational Speaker

How To Become A Motivational Speaker In 7 Easy Steps

By Adam Christing | October 19, 2022

Motivational speakers have a knack for energizing people to get up and take action. They use their life experiences to inspire people to overcome challenges and take control of their own lives. But did you know that anyone can be a motivational speaker? Of course, a motivational speaking career takes time to build. Still, it’s … Read more

Funny How To Ideas For Speech

Funny Speech Topics For A Corporate Laugh

By Adam Christing | October 17, 2022

Giving an effective funny speech can be challenging. But if you have the right speech topics, you’re already setting yourself up for success. Lucky for you, we’ve compiled some of the best funny speech topic ideas below. Because we believe in the power of humorous speeches to change lives, spark joy, and bring folks together. … Read more

How To Become A Keynote Speaker

7 Tips On How To Become A Funny Keynote Speaker

By Adam Christing | October 12, 2022

If you’ve ever listened to a successful keynote address, then you know just how powerful the speaking business can be. Not only can a professional speaker captivate the audience’s attention and inspire thought leaders to emerge from the crowd. But a successful keynote speaker can also connect with audience members and event organizers on a … Read more

Dad Jokes For Kids

60 Dad Jokes To Impress Your Kids

By Adam Christing | October 10, 2022

Do you remember the jokes your dad told you as a kid? They have a particular way of sticking with you, don’t they? Well, we’re here to praise the dad joke once more. Because let’s be honest – these jokes never go out of style! Plus, these jokes for kids will make you the most … Read more

Best Juggler

10 Best Jugglers Throughout History & Which Ones To Invite To Your Next Corporate Event

By Adam Christing | October 5, 2022

The corporate entertainment artists we house here at Clean Comedians® come from a rich line of performers. In fact, many artists today can easily trace their performing lineage back to those under the big circus tent. To pay homage to these world-class entertainers, we thought we’d shine a special light on the best jugglers throughout … Read more

Juggling Work And Family

9 Ways Comedy Jugglers Can Teach Us To Balance Work And Family Life

By Adam Christing | October 3, 2022

Juggling work and family is one of the toughest balancing acts out there. Take it from our comedy jugglers. With one pin in the air representing family life and another representing work and school obligations, there are plenty of airborne responsibilities to keep your eyes on. But there are a few tips we can learn … Read more

Why Is Innovation Important In The Workplace

9 Ways To Inspire Workplace Innovation (And How Corporate Events Can Help)

By Adam Christing | September 28, 2022

The place where we work usually ends up being the place where we spend a good chunk of our time. Each employee that makes up a company is an integral part of influencing its daily dynamics. But sometimes it can be hard to find motivation. The trick to staying inspired in the workplace comes down … Read more

How To Make The Workplace Fun

9 Ways Comedy Jugglers Can Make Your Workplace Fun

By Adam Christing | September 26, 2022

Do you remember the first time you saw a juggling act? The thrill of whether the jugglers could catch these swirling objects in the air was magnetic to watch. And it left you feeling like you’d been the one doing all the amazing work after the fact! That kind of exhilaration is something we think … Read more

How To Build Trust In The Workplace

7 Trust-Building Benefits That Corporate Magic Can Offer Your Workplace

By Adam Christing | September 21, 2022

Workplace trust plays a huge role in the overall health of your organization. But many don’t know how to go about building trust in the workplace. At Clean Comedians®, we’re prepared to help you not only define trust amidst your company culture. We’re also here to bring a little magic to your organization as well. … Read more

How To Encourage Innovation In The Workplace

How To Encourage Innovation In The Workplace With Corporate Entertainment

By Adam Christing | September 14, 2022

New ideas are always needed in the workplace. But how can you encourage innovation when your company is in a rut? Below, we’ve listed the various ways corporate entertainment can help you promote innovation in the workplace. Because innovative companies have a competitive edge when it comes to tomorrow’s trends. See Related: Where To Find Funny … Read more

Types Of Magicians

What Are The Different Types Of Magicians?

By Adam Christing | September 12, 2022

Magic tricks have dazzled us for centuries. From impressive hand techniques to mind control, stage magic has left us in awe of the performer at the helm. But did you know that there are different types of magicians within the magical field? They may all manage to offer you an awe-inspiring experience, but let’s take … Read more

Professional Juggler

How To Become A Professional Juggler

By Adam Christing | September 7, 2022

Professional jugglers seem to have it all – balance, discipline, and an ability to juggle several things at once. But becoming a professional juggler is to commit to a life of practice, performing, and entertaining. In this episode of “So You Think You Can Juggle,” we’ll take you through the steps of the juggling profession. … Read more

How To Find A Keynote Speaker

Where To Find Funny Keynote Speakers For Your Next Event

By Adam Christing | September 5, 2022

Conference speakers have the potential to make a good conference a great conference. But where exactly do you find keynote speakers of that caliber? If you’re tired of using your standard Google search engine for such queries, consider these tips below. We’ll help you find the best keynote speaker for your event in no time. … Read more

Funny dad jokes

The 101 Funniest Dad Jokes on Planet Earth 

By Adam Christing | August 31, 2022

According to Punsters International, there are precisely 45,652 Dad Jokes. Most of them are terrible. Good news: These 101 “Dad Jokes” are terribly funny. We want to make you laugh and give you the best resource for funny Dad jokes—and how to tell them. So, we scoured the web, asked our funny friends, grabbed every … Read more

What Is A Juggler

What Does A Comedy Juggler Do?

By Adam Christing | August 29, 2022

When you think of a “juggler,” what comes to mind? Someone who juggles objects like knives, chainsaws, balls, and rings? Or someone who juggles everyday life responsibilities like work, family, and health? Each are professional jugglers in their own right. But for this article, we’re calling back to the juggler you’d likely associate with the … Read more

What Is A Humorist

What Is A Humorist Keynote Speaker?

By Adam Christing | August 22, 2022

Have you ever hired a keynote speaker who starts out with a couple of jokes? But then the humor just sort of peters out from there? Yeah. It’s painful to watch. Below, we’ve listed out why you need a humorist as your upcoming keynote speaker. And we’ve also taken the liberty of giving you the … Read more

Corporate Event Speaker

Top 16 Corporate Event Speakers Of 2022

By Adam Christing | August 17, 2022

As corporate entertainers, we understand the importance of inspiring business leaders. After all, these aren’t just leaders in the business world. They’re the future leadership of the world. With that being said, we’ve compiled the top keynote speakers and motivational speakers of 2022 below. Because your corporate speakers shouldn’t just be subpar. They should be … Read more

Humorist Vs Comedian

Humorist Vs. Comedian – What’s The Difference Between The Two?

By Adam Christing | August 15, 2022

Humorists and comedians often get mistaken for one another. And it makes sense – they both deal with humorous material, right? But according to those in the comedy world, the two could not be more different. So, let’s see just what the difference between a humorist and a comedian really is, shall we? See Related: 12 … Read more

Best Humorist

10 Best Humorists Throughout History

By Adam Christing | August 10, 2022

The world of comedy and humor may be currently defined by the stand up comedian. But comedy got its start in writing from a number of influential humorists. See Related: How To Harness Humor As Community Engagement What is a humorist? A humorist often gets equated with comedians. But not all humorists are performers. Instead, a … Read more

Magic Team Building Activities

11 Ways Magic Can Enhance Team Building Amongst Your Co-Workers

By Adam Christing | August 8, 2022

When was the last time you enjoyed a magic trick? Too long ago you can’t even remember? For most, magic tricks are not a part of their everyday life. But for us at Clean Comedians®, close-up hand magic is one of our love languages. And we’re prepared to share the magic with you and your … Read more

Magic Humor

25 Magic Jokes That Will Convince You Magic Is Funny

By Adam Christing | August 3, 2022

When was the last time you were delighted by some magic tricks? Can’t remember? That’s because too often, we’re taught that magic jokes and tricks are better suited for kids. But these magical puns and funny jokes will bring out the wizards and witches residing in everyone you meet. So get your magic wand ready. … Read more

Comedy Audience

12 Ways Comedy Can Build Camaraderie Amongst Your Audience

By Adam Christing | August 1, 2022

No one can read a room like a stand up comedian. Especially when that room is full of strangers. That’s because comedians know that funny material has the ability to bond strangers like nothing else. You may think a comedy club routine isn’t as powerful as we’re making it out to be. But allow us … Read more

Humor As Community Engagement

How To Harness Humor As Community Engagement

By Adam Christing | July 27, 2022

Creating engagement among an audience can feel like one of the world’s biggest challenges. But as corporate entertainers, we’ve come to learn that there’s one thing on our side when it comes to community engagement. Humor! Getting an audience to laugh can immediately bring followers together. And all while still getting your own message across. … Read more

Corporate Comedian

What Is A Corporate Comedian And How Can They Enhance Your Corporate Events?

By Adam Christing | July 25, 2022

Hosting corporate events isn’t easy. Take it from us – we’ve hosted quite a few! But one thing we have found time and time again that makes for a huge success at a corporate event is corporate comedy. And no, we’re not talking about the kind of standup comic you’d see at comedy clubs. We’re … Read more

Who Was The First Magician

A Complete History of Comedy Magicians

By Adam Christing | July 20, 2022

Clean, and not-so-clean, comedy magicians have dazzled us throughout history. In this article, you will get the chance to meet some of the greats who made modern magic what it is today.  Far too often when we hear the word “magic,” we think of children’s birthday parties. But this completely underestimates the craft that so … Read more

Funny Motivation

Funny Quotes And Ideas To Motivate The Office

By Adam Christing | July 18, 2022

Getting folks in the workplace motivated can be hard. After all, you’ve printed out as many funny motivational quotes about life that you could find and stuck them around the office! But odds are, you haven’t come across all the inspirational quotes in the book. Lucky for you, we’ve got some funny motivational quotes to … Read more

6 funniest female comedians to watch 2021

6 Funniest Female Comedians To Watch 2022

By Adam Christing | July 6, 2022

From Mae West to Lucille Ball to Ellen and many others, funny females have been making us laugh for years. The things that women comedians crack jokes about really runs the gamut. They cover careers, control pantyhose (remember the 80s?), kids, tater tots, and literally anything because women, it turns out, are also humans. Who … Read more

How To Promote Teamwork

How To Promote Teamwork In The Workplace

By Adam Christing | June 29, 2022

A great performance in the workplace is what every team strives for. But how can you promote such successful collaboration? Below are some tips on how to improve teamwork amongst your employees. So you can reap the benefits of successful teamwork in the workplace. And be one of those success stories you so often hear … Read more