Jan McInnis

Finding the Funny Fast - quick comedy writing
Author Name: Jan McInnis
Most Recent Book Title: Convention Comedian: Stories and Wisdom From Two Decades of Chicken Dinners and Comedy Clubs
Book Description: What’s it like to be a full-time comedian? You can find out in these pages. Jan has spent over two decades as a professional comedian, touring throughout the country and making people laugh in all sorts of venues from traditional comedy clubs to the unique convention stages. And no, it isn’t all smooth sailing! She’s had to contend with weird room set ups such as the floor spinning her around 360 and tough bar club owners who didn’t want her to do “thinkin jokes.” All of these experiences have given Jan some valuable insights into dealing with people that will resonate with you regardless of what profession you’re in. She shares this wisdom along with her stories to give you a peek inside this unusual and fascinating profession.
Additional Book Titles: Finding the Funny Fast: How to Create Quick Humor to Connect with clients, Coworkers and Crowds
Location (city/state/country): Los Angeles, ca
Author bio: Jan McInnis has spent the past 20+ years on the stage, and she has shared her humor keynotes with thousands of organizations from the Federal Reserve Banks to the Mayo Clinic. She was featured in the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, and the Huffington Post, and she has also sold material to everything from radio to TV including the Tonight Show Monologue.
Professional Speaker Topics: Finding the Funny in Change
Flourishing in Failure — Managing Mistakes Like a Comedian
Finding the Funny in Communications
Favorite Quote or Personal Motto:

Enjoy your journey!

  • Convention Comedian - stories and wisdom