😁 as well as performing his own standup, Neil is available as a comedy consultant to help add jokes to your speech
Neil Hughes is currently...
More than 340,000 people have watched Neil's surprisingly good talk about anxiety & custard
Neil speaks entertainingly on many topics, from mental health to building a satisfying career, and at events of all sizes, both in-person and online.
misusing his education
Perhaps surprisingly, Neil is a qualified physicist 😯
He mainly uses his masters degree for:
- 🍮 talking about custard more than is strictly necessary
- 🤔 pub quizzes
- 🗣️ winning arguments
Best equation: Schrodinger
Worst discipline: Thermodynamics
telling two truths & a lie
Click the answers to reveal the truth!Neil Hughes...
- ... once ate three meals at one sitting due to excessive politeness
- ... entered a dry-slope skiing competition without skis
- ... accidentally assaulted somebody with a banana while performing at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2003
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It can be difficult to know when to quit. Especially something you still love!
Use It or Lose It: a Terrifying Concept
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The Demoralising Truth About Learning New Things
Learning can be overwhelming when new areas of knowledge open up as we go.