August Caption Contest Winner!

Congrats to Jon  for winning the August caption contest! We had some great entries but Jon’s was just a tiny bit greater! He won a copy of Jeff Havens’s book How To Get Fired. Check back soon for another chance to win.  Want to make sure you don’t miss a caption contest? Sign up to…

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4 Clear Signs You Should Be a Corporate Trainer

I make my living as a keynote speaker and corporate trainer, but I started my career as a high school teacher.  (Well, technically I started my career bagging groceries at Kroger for $4.25 an hour, but I’m sure you’ll forgive me for leaving that off of my resume.)  The transition was a natural one for…

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Technology is Awesome But It’s Not Everything

Technology is awesome but it’s not everything.  Remember when we wanted to learn things we had to go to a library? And look at those trees with words in them? What were those things called? I don’t remember. With such easy access to information, you’d think that learning is much easier and faster than in…

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3 Clever Responses from Brands That Saved the Day

Jeff Havens here! I’m handing the blog over to Amanda, the Marketing Director at the Jeff Havens Company so please enjoy her Floridian musings.  This week my friend came to visit, and we spent the weekend doing my favorite activity of life – bargain shopping.  It was the perfect opportunity, since I had just moved…

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Corporate Entertainment At Its One-Wheeled Finest! Meet Jeff Civillico

Jeff Civillico performs live daily at The Quad in Las Vegas from Jeff Civillico on Vimeo. I’m not the only entertaining person you can hire for corporate entertainment. Check out this video from my friend Jeff Civillico. You should definitely hire him for your event, just don’t volunteer to help him get on his unicycle……

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How To Make Your Employees WANT To Come to Work!

By Frank Felsburg Jeff Havens here! If you’re tired of hearing my rants, today’s your lucky day because I’m giving the blog over to Frank Felsburg, the Sales Director at the Jeff Havens Company. Enjoy!  Have you ever been in a job where the dreaded alarm clock blaring is the best part of your day?  Because…

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August Caption Contest…with Sprinkles!

What in the world is happening in this photo?  Leave a comment with a creative caption and you could win a copy of my book How To Get Fired!  Make sure to comment by 10pm on August 22, 2014. Click here to read the rules and entry requirements!

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3 Tech Videos That Make Me Sad for Humanity

I recently conducted a survey of my blog readers and they told me they want to see more blog posts about technology. This posed a challenge since I’m…well…challenged when it comes to tech, for example,  I still don’t understand why a phone could possibly need a camera!  Sometimes I even find technology can be down right…

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6 Surprising Reasons to Enhance Your Business Ethics

Business ethics are usually boring.  I know that when you read the word ‘ethics,’ a little tiny piece of your soul dies.  “Why do people always want me to be ethical?” I can hear you shouting.  “Why can’t I just do whatever I want and plunder the world like my Vikings ancestors of yore?” Well…

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Tinder Unveils New Job Search App

  The makers of the popular dating app Tinder have unveiled a new mobile app that allows employers to search for and find employees with a swipe of the finger.  Dubbed “Blunder,” the app is in the final stages of beta testing and will be available to companies in the next few weeks. “We think…

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Motivational Minute: If At First You Don’t Succeed…

If at first you don’t succeed…just give up! Think this sounds ridiculous? You’re right! It is! Watch the rest of this video to see how silly it sounds to be negative, then never do it again. See, isn’t life better already? You’re welcome! Subscribe to my YouTube channel for more hilarious videos.

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Christmas in July with Keynote Speaker Jeff Havens

Summer problems like sunburn and bug bites are annoying, but remember last winter? With the Polar Vortex and entire cities in traffic gridlock? Yeah, that was worse! But on the bright side I made this awesome video, so let’s celebrate Christmas in July and see if we can get it past 2,000 views! And stop…

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4 Ways to Use Self Promotion Without Looking Like a Turd

I’d like to begin this article with the simple observation.  I love the fact that I used the word ‘turd’ in the headline and you have chosen to read this.  You are an amazing person.  That is all. Anyway, self promotion is a part of life.  Any time we try to sell something we selectively…

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Help Me Write My Next Book!

  Hello everyone!  I’m currently working on a book about generational differences in the workplace, which will be based on my Us Vs. Them presentation (watch a demo here if you haven’t seen it yet).  Basically, my argument is that there are TWO generations in the workplace, not four.  There’s Young People, and Old People. …

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Top 5 Most Popular Jeff Havens Videos

As recently as two years ago, if you were to search for “Jeff Havens videos” you would probably find a promo for my show How To Get Fired and a video of me talking about Katie Perry on Fox News, but luckily I’ve improved my YouTube video skills significantly and I have five videos with over 2,000…

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Awkward Childhood Photo Contest Winners!

Congrats to the winners of our awkward childhood photo contest! Camp out by your mailbox because a copy of my book How To Get Fired! is in on the way. Thanks to everyone who entered, we’ll be having a new giveaway next month. If you can’t wait that long, sign up for my monthly email…

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