Tim Clue’s work behind the lectern is out in front. Dynamic, motivational, inspirational, and with a razor sharp wit, Tim is smart without snark. His high-powered performing skills provide the customized and corporate-friendly delivery system that is sure to be the hit of any event. Not only a humorous speaker, Tim puts together an original, highly interactive show that integrates his clients’ messages and culture with his humor, making for an unforgettable night. The client chooses the idea, theme or initiative they need highlighted and driven home, and Tim will seamlessly integrate it into his presentation.
Before he was a stand-up comedian, Tim Clue was a professor of communications and theater with an emphasis on speech and rhetoric. As a comedic writer, Tim premiered a sitcom pilot at the Chicago Comedy Festival and has a hit stage comedy entitled “Leaving Iowa” that ran for a year in Chicago to rave reviews and is now published, being performed in hundreds of theaters around the country.
It is all of these experiences, his improv skills from his Second City training, and his ability to quickly and easily customize inventive content for different audiences that have made Tim one of the most requested corporate entertainers in the country today.
The American Psychological Association says that research suggests humor produces psychological and physiological benefits that help us learn. And as a motivational corporate entertainer of 20 years, Tim often says that he believes this to be true: “If you want them to listen, tell them. If you want them to remember, make them laugh.”
Here are just a few of the topics on which Tim’s clients have asked him to focus:
A favorite on XM and Sirius satellite radio and a viral hit on YouTube with his unique thoughts on Debt, Tim has effortlessly hit the funny bone for hundreds of top notch companies, such as motivating and entertaining at the Microsoft Office Conference, impressing the top brass at Caterpillar with his PowerPoint satire, and he has repeatedly consulted for Bombardier, makers of Ski-Doo watercraft, helping bring their product line to an international clientele at their annual conferences – just to name a few of the hundreds of thrilled clients Tim has entertained.
Tim Clue is the ultimate post-Luncheon Re-Boot and Energizer Funny; before your break-outs, bring in this Low-Blood Sugar Buster to kick-start an energized and productive afternoon. Or finish the night on the right note with one of the funniest and most requested after dinner speakers in the country. Tim Clue is the perfect presentation sorbet who will leave clients and executives alike talking about your event for years.
Be sure to check out the many different ways Tim can have an impact on your event, not the least of which is as a keynote speaker.
This is Tim’s specialty.You choose the messages you want highlighted and driven home and Tim will seamlessly integrate them into his presentation. Bone-crushingly funny, dynamic, squeaky clean, and adept at finding the pulse of your company and splicing it with his unique brand of high energy interactive humor, Tim will make your event stand up and stand out.
Tim combines his skill as a professional comedian, writer, improviser, teacher and motivator to create a one-of-a-kind experience that touches on key communication issues in the workplace today: technology, social media, organizational pain-points, and how to find space and save time when space and time don’t appear to exist anymore. Tim’s presentation reflects the velocity, energy and reality of our fast-paced technological era. Unpredictable, collaborative, lively, and – most of all – unforgettable.
The “meaningless meeting” is contributing to the stagnation of America’s productivity! But Tim Clue has the solution. Tim believes that meetings should be thought of as a company’s delicate circulatory system and that utilizing the straightforward tips in this highly interactive session will recharge the best meeting practices, bringing down your collective conference room cholesterol count. Tim offers up elegantly simple take-a-ways that will help your people create and lead more potent and efficient gatherings.
Long-time instructor, writer and stand-up comedian Tim Clue is the ultimate Unlikely Teacher. Challenged by dyslexia and ADD, Tim remembers fondly and appreciatively the teachers of his youth and draws upon the lessons of his time in their classrooms, as well as from his own decade of teaching speech at one of the best community colleges in the country, the College of DuPage.
Struggling for years to find just the right synergy between laughter and motivation, Tim Clue has developed a dynamic compound that stands alone; compelling, unique, interactive and fun. Discovering his greatest inspirations from a collection of worst practices and fabulous failures, Tim has mastered how to build up the collective energy by breaking through clichés and jump-starting key issues while creating big laughs and indelible messages. This highly engaging experience will open new channels of connection, increase the rate of familiarity, and set up important conversations. Tim turns “nice” events into unforgettable experiences.
“Tim Clue did a comedy session to break up the day long meeting for Haywood. He was excellent. Highly recommend him. Thank you.”