I’ve always appreciated growth. Growth from knowledge, people, and a massive range of experiences. Experiences happen daily, and each one with improve it! has been incredible. Incredible are the moments when you find yourself noticing new talents and passions. Passions are quite interesting, when you think about them, and how they affect workplace magic.Read More
improve it! family - meet Claire! Claire is a wonderful human, doggie owner, and cheerleader of everything improve it! She has been in attendance at almost every one of our public workshops this year.
Claire is also the President of the Bear Necessities "Young Professionals Board", and introduced us to the organization that is now our charity partner.
Shine on, you beautiful star! Read more about Claire and how improv has a place in her professional life below.Read More
Sometimes work can be... well, a lot of work! If you're a hustler like us, sometimes Wednesday is all about putting your head down and doing what you gotta.
Here's to doing the work - get into our mid-week playlist and get the job done! https://open.spotify.com/user/improveitchi/playlist/2gUTH1boks2W9Noxey2225Read More
Don't blink, or you might miss it - it's our July All Star, Mike Erkkila! Mike currently holds the record for the most workshops attended in one week - THREE!!! Hear what he has to say about communication. culture, and improve it!Read More
Happy hump day, and a wonderful Wednesday to you all! Whether this week has been sailing by, or can't move fast enough - we've got your tunes to kick it into gear. See you on the other side!Read More
Enjoy this week's mid-week mix about lovin' yourself and being a confident, number one fan of you, yourself, and you! Have a listen! https://open.spotify.com/user/improveitchi/playlist/1xxNV5rOnqNZRwqqQSkK3TRead More
So, no one told you life was gonna be this way?
Don't worry - improve it! has got your back. What are friends for? Feel the friendship with this week's mid-week office playlist, and share with your friends in the office!
And don't forget that you've got some new (and old) friends waiting for you at this quarter's workshop! Grab your tickets here.Read More
Back from the weekend with a laundry list of calls? Let these icons help create some communication inspiration! https://open.spotify.com/user/improveitchi/playlist/09k0Ozlt1xLdMewBVnqSeh
Looking for more than just a dose of inspiration? Master your client communication skills at our Q3 Public Workshop!
We’re continuing the All Star campaign with another one of our amazing clients, Mo Ormiston. Mo is a real super star for her attendance at 7 of our Public Workshops! That’s a lot of improv, a lot of learning, and a whole lot of dedication to becoming a stronger leader.Read More
This month, we're featuring some All-Star clients on our blog! Meet Kim Magnus, the Regional Vice President of Pabst Blue Ribbon. We asked her about the impact of improv on her team and the power of collaboration! Check out the full blog!Read More
What really makes us laugh, and why? Most ancient philosophers argue that humor stems from scorn or malice and we can only laugh when feeling superior to others. While in theory I feel this has some truth to it, I tend to disagree.Read More
Before beginning my internship at improve it!, I thought improv was strictly part of the comedy world. I had seen a few shows and thought they were funny, but that was all I knew about it. Joining the improve it! team made me realize that using improv and saying “Yes, And” is an invaluable skill for life in general. This realization was even more apparent after I participated in the business improv workshop last month.Read More
Welcome! This week, we're celebrating the "Week of 'No'". (Sometimes it's good to be bad.) Throughout the week, we'll explore ways to harness the power of "No" but still create a "Yes, And" environment around you! This week, we complete our journey with "Yes, And".Read More
Welcome! This week, we're celebrating the "Week of 'No'". (Sometimes it's good to be bad.) Throughout the week, we'll explore ways to harness the power of "No" but still create a "Yes, And" environment around you! This week, we continue our journey with "It's Not 'No', It's Just 'Not Right Now".Read More
Welcome! This week, we're celebrating the "Week of 'No'". (Sometimes it's good to be bad.) Throughout the week, we'll explore ways to harness the power of "No" but still create a "Yes, And" environment around you! This week, we start with "Active Acknowledgement".Read More