Paul Z Jackson is a leader in the application of improvisation around the world. Co-founder and
long-time President of the Applied Improvisation Network, he designs and delivers projects, workshops and training programmes that transform lives by developing collaborative
He draws on his experiences in journalism, comedy production and at the BBC to create impactful,
story-rich events that connect directly to the needs of the participants.
A graduate of Oxford University (MA), he is co-author of the ground-breaking book, The Solutions Focus –
Making Coaching and Change SIMPLE, rated as one of the Top 30 business books of the year in the USA and the study guide Positively Speaking – the art of constructive conversations with a
His other books include Impro Learning, 58½ Ways To Improvise In Training, The Inspirational Trainer,
the Resilience Pocketbook and Easy.
Audiences at conferences around the world and readers of his books benefit from his expertise in
strategy, leadership, teamwork, creativity and innovation.