Conversatin' on the improve it! Couch: Using Active Communication and Learning How to "Walk the Walk"

Conversatin' on the improve it! Couch: Using Active Communication and Learning How to "Walk the Walk"

Join Allie & Erin on the improve it! couch to chat about why "Effective Communication" is our most popular workshop, how they "Walk the Walk" with their internal team, and their communication role models.

Feel free to listen in via podcast, or get the highlights from the conversation below!

Curious how to apply the improve it! methodology to your own dreams? Check out our "Active Communication" DIY Coaching Curriculum here as a part of our improve You! Series.

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Values, Goals, and 2018 Actions: Grab a Seat on the Couch with Allie & Erin!

Values, Goals, and 2018 Actions: Grab a Seat on the Couch with Allie & Erin!

Join Allie & Erin on the improve it! couch to chat about what values make the office tick, how they set (and celebrate!) goals, and how to turn your visions into a reality. (SPOILER ALERT: The answer is hard work and persistence).

Feel free to listen in via podcast, or get the highlights from the conversation below!

Curious how to apply the improve it! methodology to your own dreams? Check out our "Confidence in Change" DIY Coaching Curriculum here as a part of our improve You! Series.

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Graduate from being a boss, be a mentor

Graduate from being a boss, be a mentor

In the varied experiences that 22 years have given me, I’ve found some great bosses; but I had never had the privilege of experiencing a mentor in the workplace (hint: until improve it! Came along). As it turns out, there’s a pretty big difference.

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Lauren Capra (A.K.A "LoCap") Bids Her Intern Duties Adieu!

Lauren Capra (A.K.A "LoCap") Bids Her Intern Duties Adieu!

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.

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August All Stars: Claire Jolcover, Advanced Resources

August All Stars: Claire Jolcover, Advanced Resources

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.

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Mid-Week Mix: Takin' Care of Business

Mid-Week Mix: Takin' Care of Business

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/2gUTH1boks2W9Noxey2225

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Get Your Wednesday Communication Inspiration

Get Your Wednesday Communication Inspiration

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!

RSVP here: http://www.improveitchicago.com/upcoming-events/

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May All-Stars (Part 2): Mo Ormiston, ParkWhiz

May All-Stars (Part 2): Mo Ormiston, ParkWhiz

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.

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The Week of "No"​: How to Harness the Power of "No"​ (and how not to be a j*rk about it...) Part 4 of 4

The Week of "No"​: How to Harness the Power of "No"​ (and how not to be a j*rk about it...) Part 4 of 4

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".

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