In an interview, comedian Kevin Hart shared, “Laughter heals all wounds, and that’s one thing that everybody shares. No matter what you’re going through, it makes you forget about your problems. I think the world should keep laughing.”
Certainly, Hart is in the business of laughter and arguably he’s very adept at his craft. And while his craft might not be yours, no one says that you can’t use humor to give you a leg up in creating relationships.
Think about it. Life is not easy. Even the most successful among us struggle with problems and challenges. And while a cute one-liner or a small cartoon shared out of the newspaper won’t make those go away, the shared humor will serve to lighten the moment. Bring forth a smile. Maybe even elicit a little chuckle.
While this probably won’t get you a gig on the stand-up comedy circuit, it will likely bring you a little close to the professional gig you’re after.
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