Second City Works
Second City Works (SCW) is the innovative business solutions division of the world famous, improv comedy theater, The Second City – alumni include: the Belushi's, Harold Ramis, Gilda Radner, Chris Farley, Mike Myers, John Candy, Eugene Levy, Tim Meadows, Bonnie Hunt, Jeff Garlin, Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Ed Helms, Steve Carell, Steven Colbert, and so on. We work with hundreds of Fortune 1000 companies and complete over 600 engagements a year, using comedy and improvisation to improv(e) training and communications. Areas of focus include sales force effectiveness, ethics and compliance communications, leadership development, diversity & inclusion, marketing, social media & branded content development, leadership development, and don’t forget, corporate entertainment.
Second City has been entertaining audiences and churning out North America’s most famous comedians for over 52 years. In addition to helping thousands of corporations’ stage successful events, we have become thought leaders in the field of employee engagement…i.e. we know how to win an audience. What we have learned over the years is that improvisation is a great skills building tool and humor is a great tool to address tough subjects and bridge alignment. We blend entertainment with social learning to make better connections with people around your messaging. We have a variety of capabilities including: professional development, meeting and event support, live entertainment, creative video communications and brand marketing assignments for clients in every industry. In essence, core competencies of The Second City — creating customized comedic content and engaging audiences.