- Practice Safe Stress: Minimize Stress to Maximize Performance & Profitability
- Esteem-Rolling Your Way To Success: Building a More Confident, Efficient Person
- Turning Problems Into Possibilities for Success
- The L.I.F.E. Approach to Positive Humor
- Meeting the Challenge of Leadership
Barry Roberts *, a humorist, helping businesses achieve maximum profitability through reduced stress and innovative thinking. Combining his skills as an educator, entertainer, businessman and serious researcher.
When Barry Roberts talks (and sings) about stress, innovative thinking, self-esteem and humor in the business world, or in life, he talks from empirical knowledge and practical experience. Barry is an acclaimed professional speaker and dedicated researcher investigating the functions of humor on human effectiveness and how they effect productivity, efficiency and profitability.
Today’s business environment is filled with anxiety, fear, turmoil and stress that strains and drains our emotional systems and we cannot work to our fullest potential. By learning to successfully minimize stress we become more efficient, productive, creative and profitable. Practice Safe Stress is an informative presentation with learning, laughter and music that will stay with your audience long after the meeting has ended.
Barry’s unique approach for minimizing day-to-day stress by using our “inner sense of humor” will have an immediate, positive impact on your audience. Custom tailored to meet the specific needs of attendees, this presentation will inform and delight any group and have a positive impact on improved day-to-day performance.
• Increase profitability
• Be more productive
• Regain your competitive edge
• Improve relations with clients and co-workers
• Approach each day with a more cheerful attitude
This is not about telling jokes, but rather a means of using our “inner sense of humor” and ‘humor memory’ to help us through any stressful situation and improve our lives. Barry’s best selling book, Practice Safe Stress, has been getting wonderful reviews and attests to this philosophy.
The changes and chaos in today’s world brings new problems and requires new ways of thinking and dealing with daily life. It is imperative that we leaarn to develop our Innovative Thinking Skills to improve our lives and our outlook on the future.
Whether retired, working, single or married, there are so many ways that this program can change your future. Innovative Thinking takes you beyond brainstorming to create “variation and elaboration” of ideas.
“We thank you for being a part of our day and bringing in the sunshine.”
This is a one-of-a-kind program that you don’t want to miss. It is highly interactive and it will make a positive difference.
• Enjoying life more
• Finding new avenues for hobbies
• Stand above…way above the crowd
• Develop better relationships
Barry Roberts articles have appeared in national magazines and his book Practice Safe Stress has been very well received.
Barry has been featured on the radio in New York and on NBC-TV news. He has starred in off-Broadway musicals, been the featured soloist in numerous concerts and has twice appeared in musical productions at The White House.
Barry’s easy going sense of humor and unique approach, developed during years as an educator and performer, will inform and enchant your audience right from the start. Each program includes audience participation, useful hand-outs and real life anecdotes that make their point and clearly relate to the needs of the audience.
The meeting planner is always the hero!
“Wow! What an evening. We can’t thank you enough for your performance.”
“We highly recommend Barry Roberts for all groups who want the best entertainment.”
The reviews from our group were: “This is the best show we ever had.”
“The standing ovation you received was indicative of the fabulous program.”
Barry Roberts is an award winning cabaret singer…and has been since his early teens.
Aside from his popular cabaret show of classic songs, hits of the ‘50s and ‘60s and a few surprises, the custom tailored cabaret shows that Barry creates get raves for giving audiences precisely what they want.
Some of these custom show themes have included
Big Band Classics
Music for Baby Boomers
The Anniversary Show
The Valentines Show
An Evening of Klezmer Music
And even… The All Request Show!
Barry can appear with his long time accompanist/arranger, a small combo or a full big band.
“I highly recommend your show which was specifically written to highlight Hadassah’s Centennial.”
“Not only was the show a fundraising success, the audience feedback was extremely positive.”
“Barry’s smooth style and voice are the perfect complement to the music…a throwback to the Big Band era”
” You lit up the stage with your performance!”
- Holds a doctorate in music
Books by Barry Roberts