Award-Winning Comedy Writer
A trailblazing female in the world of stand-up comedy, Carol Leifer is a sought-after comedy writer and producer, a four-time Emmy nominee who has written for such shows as Seinfeld, Saturday Night Live, The Larry Sanders Show, and the Emmy Award-winning Modern Family, for which she won a 2012 Writers Guild Award. Read More >
A Glimpse of Carol Leifer
Speaking Out for Choice
Writing for the Oscars
Based on her April 2014 bestseller, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying, Carol Leifer discusses her extraordinary three-decade journey through show business, illuminating her many triumphs and some missteps along the way. In a presentation that is a perfect blend of comedy and mentorship, Leifer offers valuable lessons and shares her secrets for success with her witty and hilarious how-to guide for everyone: College graduates just breaking into the job market, women who find themselves frustrated by the “glass ceiling” and for anybody who wants a bigger and better career now. Using priceless insight, she provides audiences with tips and tricks for getting ahead, finding your way and opening locked doors.
Have you dreamed of becoming a comedy writer, either as a hobby or a profession? Do you think your company, organization, or students could benefit from an infusion of humor in presentations and seminars? Read More >
Then four-time Emmy nominee and best-selling author Carol Leifer is perfect for your group! Book her now for her critically acclaimed writer’s workshop.
You will learn:
You’ll even have the chance to get up on stage and read your joke or personal essay in front of Carol Leifer for on-the-spot encouragement and direction. By bringing simple exercises to her workshops, Leifer unleashes the funny power that lies in everyone! Read Less ^
"We highly recommended Carol Leifer for all Jewish groups and especially for Jewish Federations. She is very talented and is very easy to work with."
"Everything went very well. Carol was very well received by our audience. She was also a delight to be with—a real professional who delivers the goods and doesn't demand extra attention. Our audience appreciates the opportunity we offer to ask questions of our speakers, and Carol entertained everyone with her answers. I would not hesitate to recommend her."
"Carol Leifer was GREAT! She was absolutely hilarious and a big hit with our hard-to-please group. We've received a lot of compliments and she was very gracious to all of our guests, especially at her book signing after her program which was also a great success. She could not have been nicer or more fun. I highly recommend Carol Leifer if you want a fun, CLEAN evening of humor from a woman who has blazed a trail in comedy."
"I want to thank Carol Leifer for her tremendous program at our Women Leaders Training Symposium. She is so gifted and funny - a perfect fit for our audience!"
"Carol isn't just a comedian, she's a rock star! Nobody gets an audience going like Carol Leifer. Carol has energetically appeared at many of the events I've planned for both The Human Rights Campaign and PFLAG over the last couple of years and she consistently not only brings down the house but also gets people to open their wallets! Book her and you are guaranteed to have a successful event."
"We doubled our turnout when we booked Carol Leifer! Our attendees are still talking about how funny and heartfelt her program was. On a scale of 1 to 100, she scored 1000! We are so happy that we got her."
"Carol was laugh-out-loud funny! And not only funny, but very real and warm. We wholeheartedly recommend her for any group - her speaking program is a HOMERUN. Our attendees have not stopped talking about her!"
"Carol Leifer was a wonderfully, funny guest speaker. The group seemed to enjoy her humor and stories. She spoke from her heart about the importance of women’s rights and our freedom of choice."