Date/Time: Saturday, December 5, 2020: 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Location: Virtual

The Subtle Art of Humor in 2D ~ Andrea Vahl, Brad Nieder and Tim Gard

Tips and Tricks to bring the funny

Have your attempts at humor fallen flat? (pun intended) Join us for tips and tricks to master humor in this virtual world. We’re excited to have 3 experts in the field of humor share their gifts and discoveries as they pivoted to this 2D platform.  From finding a smile in images to humor that helps us heal to the funny in everyday things, the Art of humor is beautiful. Because we could all use a bit of humor for a smile, a laugh or a guffaw in these unique and strange times. 

    1. Learning Objectives/Takeaways
      1. Andrea – Sliding in Humor Everywhere
        1. Adding humor in your introduction 
        2. Using images in the body
        3. Creating a powerful close
      2. Brad – Laughter is Virtually the Best Medicine
        1. Use your space
        2. Use a sidekick 
        3. Unmute!
      3. Tim – Finding the Funny
        1. The 3 new humor laws in the land of virtual humor
        2. Tim’s formula for turning silver into gold 
        3. Every audience is a global audience – international humor

Andrea Vahl is a Social Media Consultant and Speaker and is the co-author of Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies.  She speaks and trains all over the world and has appeared in top lists on and  She is also a stand up comedienne.

Andrea Vahl

Seuss.  Pepper.  Jekyll.  Dre.  J.  If he’s not already, Brad Nieder, MD, CSP, will soon be on your list of favorite doctors.  And unlike some of those mentioned above, he’s actually a real physician! He’s also a funny motivational keynote speaker.  Yes, Dr. Brad–“The Healthy Humorist®”–is unlike any other doctor you’ve encountered.  Described as “Jerry Seinfeld with an ‘MD,’” Dr. Brad dispenses humor, inspiration and education as preventive medicine.  He lives in Colorado, where he likes to spend time with his lovely wife and three wonderful kids. He also tries to practice the healthy part of what he preaches by running, swimming, skiing and fly-fishing in the Rocky Mountain sunshine.

Brad Nieder

Tim has spoken before over 2500 audiences worldwide, sometimes for money.  Tim’s use of ordinary items in extraordinary ways, and extraordinary items in ordinary ways, helps people connect with his message and make him one of the most popular humorists on the platform today. Recognized as a pioneer in humor-based training. Tim is a certified speaking professional (CSP) & a member of the Speaker Hall of Fame, an elite honor held by fewer than 150 speakers worldwide. The author or co-author of Just Plane Funny, My Policy Manual, Motivational Leaders, and Humor Me, Tim humorously delivers messages as universal as his audiences are diverse.

Tim Gard