If you are looking for a corporate training that’s both fun as well as educational, The Outcasters‘ improvisation-based training is the way to go. Our fast-paced training programs will share the fundamentals of collaborative problem solving, trust, and effective communication with your organization. Facilitated by improviser and business-development expert, Joe Hammer, you can be assured your organization will get real-world, practical solutions. Joe has been presenting his programs to progressive companies for decades. For many student and audience testimonials, visit his websites, ThatSmallBusinessGuy.com and YourImprovCoach.com.
Unlike comedians who have attempted to enter the corporate training market, Joe is a recognized business development speaker, author and entertainer, providing personal and business EXCELeration programs to progressive organizations and entrepreneurs. Your workplace will be improved with staff members exhibiting better listening, communication and problem-solving skills.
Improvisation isn’t about being funny on stage, it’s about learning to collaborate and build off other people’s ideas. By fostering collaboration through the combined strength of a group, we become more productive! Improvisation is a combination of sharp communication skills, mental agility, creative problem solving and playful teamwork. These are the same skills valued in the workplace, except they are used in the conference room instead of in front of a sold-out crowd.
Oh, you say your group is shy? Perfect! Your group is rowdy? Even better!
From business-friendly topics like team development and public speaking, the most successful business professionals are the greatest communicators! Through The Outcasters’ Improv Training Programs, we’ll uncover and unleash the very best in your team through the power of Improvisation! We’ll assist in empowering strong, positive, and creative communication for members at every level of your business team.
They’ll discover improv techniques, skills and theories in a customized workshop setting, tailored for your group’s size, needs and structure. You’ll have stronger teamwork, more effective collaboration, innovative brainstorming and problem solving.
Our applied improv training programs are appropriate for the following events and occasions:
We’d love to help you and your team unlock your full potential as collaborative geniuses! From team-building and brainstorming in your business, school or other human gathering, The Outcasters Improv Training Programs do the job!
We create programs for most all organizations based on their objectives and goals. Need to improve employee morale, increase revenue, enhance customer service, empower emerging leaders? No matter what your industry, we can create the right program for you. Our current clients’ industries include:
Our training programs are completely portable. We can lead training on site, virtually or at our training center in North Scottsdale. Drop us a line… we’re here to help! Heck, we’ll even consult on your projects! Get started with a Free Workshop Consultation by completing the form.
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Joe Hammer has been actively presenting powerful personal and business development seminars and entertainment programs for decades. Complimenting his book, THE IMPROV EDGE, Joe’s improv classes and workshops deliver high-impact content from his extensive training with Magnet Theater, Upright Citizen’s Brigade and Impro Theatre, including disciplines with fellow improv authors, Mick Napier of The Annoyance Theater and Will Hines of UCB.
Joe’s classes go beyond simple improv games; you’ll discover practical and constructive principles of both short and long form improvisation – all while enjoying ample stage time, personalized coaching and considerate feedback. There’s something new in every class!
And it’s all taught in a safe, respectful, and non-judgmental setting. No egos. No harassment. No criticism. Just progressive improv training in a positive environment!
As a perceptive chameleon, Banter recognizes the importance of being adaptable. Banter came to be the Outcasters’ mascot after trying to find a place to cool off from the blazing Arizona sun. He stumbled inside a drop-in improv class and, after seeing what The Outcasters were all about, he quickly realized he was home! Whether you’re an experienced improviser, just beginning your improv journey, or attending one of our shows, Banter invites you to join us!