Having spent his entire career working in and around comedy, Pat has applied his knowledge of humor to both the entertainment business and to the corporate world. From making internal communications more playful, to creating viral branded content campaigns, Pat has infused humor into every corner of his client work. His Vancouver based creative agency Kelly&Kelly focuses on producing work that inspires meaningful connections using humor.
How humor affects communication and why it should be embraced in the workplace
Humor enables us to get along with other people, to cope with difficulties, to diffuse tensions, and to make work in general more enjoyable. As work environments shift to promote the notion that people should bring their „Whole Self“ to work, Pat Kelly believes humour can and should play a role in how teams connect with each other. During his talk, Pat will explore how humour can unlock endless creative pathways and open new doors for communication.