Kate Hull Rodgers

About the author

Kate Hull Rodgers, Speaker, Author, Media Presenter, Seminar Leader and Coach, is an international leading authority on the strategic use of Humour in the Workplace. She has pioneered work in the fields of laughter therapy, stress management, communication and networking. For the past eighteen years her advice has been sought by governments, health organisations and businesses in twenty-nine countries on five continents. Kate has been resident expert for ITV’s Job Finder, a business journalist, a presenter for BBC Radio, an award winning comedienne and playwright. Her work and personal story of mental health recovery are the subject of the ITV documentary ‘Laughter is the Best Medicine’. Her first business book Pearls of Bizdom outlines how businesses can go from grit to great!

Some recent clients

  • Bath and North East Somerset Council
  • Bentley Jennison
  • Business Link South Yorkshire
  • Diagio
  • Education Leeds
  • HSBC Bank Plc
  • IBM
  • Institute of Occupational Safety and Health
  • Irwin Mitchell Solicitors
  • Kings Fund
  • Leeds Metropolitan University
  • Lloyds TSB
  • National Association for Medical Education Management
  • National Housing Federation
  • Progress Housing Group 1
  • Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Royal Hospitals, Belfast
  • South Yorkshire Police Association
  • St Paul’s Travellers
  • Ukerna
  • Warwick County Council


  • Pearls of Bizdom
    An easy to read business book! A delightful dip-in-dip-out simple but profound chronicle of how to get more enjoyment from employment.
    Also available as an audio version – you can’t read whilst you are driving, so why not listen to it on your CD player

  • Cracked Up
    Kate’s award winning testimonial play, filmed live at the Bats Theatre, Wellington, New Zealand.


Areas of expertise

  • Humour in the workplace
  • Building relationships
  • MOUTH 2 MOUTH™ Give Your Business the Kiss of Life
  • Presentation skills