Editorial Board Guest Author
Principal, Karyn Buxman
Karyn Buxman is a research-based expert on applied humor, whose latest undertakings are her TEDx talk—“How Humor Saved the World”—and her upcoming Forbes book, Funny Means Money: Strategic Humor for Influence. As a neurohumorist, Ms. Buxman's career resides at the intersection of humor and the brain. She is masterfully funny, but her passion and calling is sharing the practical benefits of humor. Ms. Buxman helps leaders—and those they serve—achieve peak performance and optimum health through the art and science of applied humor.
She has spoken to more than 500 organizations including NASA, the Mayo Clinic, the US Air Force and the Million Dollar Roundtable. Wowing audiences with her high content and high energy—Ms. Buxman is serious about humor.
Ms. Buxman is a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) and is one of 194 professionals (and one of only 43 women) to be inducted into the National Speakers Association's Speaker Hall of Fame. She is also a member of American Nurses Association (ANA), Association for Applied & Therapeutic Humor (AATH), the International Society of Humor Studies, the National Speakers Association (NSA), Advisory Board Invisible Disabilities, and the Advisory Board and diplomat for American Institute of Stress.
Ms. Buxman is the author of Lead with Levity: Strategic Humor for Leaders, Amazed and Amused: How to Survive and Thrive as A Healthcare Professional, This Won't Hurt A Bit! And Other Fractured Truths in Healthcare, What's So Funny About... OR Nursing? She is also the co-author of Top Secret Tips for Successful Humor in the Workplace and What's So Funny About Stress: How to Use Healthy Humor to Build Radical Resilience.
Please visit http://www.karenbuxman.com for more information.
Ms. Buxman can be contacted at 858-603-3133 or email@example.com