RSVP -> https://biz-improv-workshop.eventbrite.com
Join us for a 90 minute interactive improv workshop by the Westside Comedy Theater, and learn how improvisational skills can enhance your business professional career through exercises designed to improve communication, sharpen focus and develop creative opportunism.
7:45 – 8:00PM: Check-in
8:00PM: Group Conversation/Expectations
(starts promptly @8PM)
– Core concept discussion as it relates to improv
8:00 – 9:20PM: Experiential Learning Exercises
– Attendees will work in groups for concurrent learning exercises and to cultivate the understanding that they are one unit working to achieve shared success.
– After certain exercises, the instructor will lead rapid-fire debriefs where participants share their experiences
9:20 – 9:30PM: Wrap-Up Conversation
– Accountability Partners
– Review connection to core values
10 – 11PM: Comedy Show (optional)
-Mission IMPROVable: High-energy, explosive improv with lots of audience interaction!
The purpose of this workshop is to allow attendees to build trust and develop relationships through specific improv exercises, reinforce enhanced creativity/ingenuity, active listening, evolved collaboration, improved communication, sharpened focus, and create an experience with a focus on commitment to the team, to support, and to joy.
Key topics for the program include: developing strong/functional relationships, individual/team adaptability, inspiring with passion, suspension of judgment, valuing diverse perspectives, facilitating collaboration, self-awareness vs. self-consciousness, practicing accountability without scorn, the effect of “but” & analysis paralysis, and the benefits of a “Yes, And…” mentality and to bond as a unit.
Learn more about the Corporate Training Programs offered by the Westside Corporate Creativity http://westsidecomedy.com/Rentals
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Park at Garage directly next to the theater: 1320 4th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
Who can/can’t I bring to the event?
This event is open to UC Berkeley Haas Alumni and Friends – If you’ve received an email invitation that means you are a friend of Haas Alumni. Feel free to bring a friend or significant other to this engaging and fun evening.