Charlie Berens (Manitowoc Minute Creator) Discusses How to Combine Comedy with Purpose…

Charlie Berens, creator of the Manitowoc Minute, joins me (Phil Svitek) for a wide ranging interview. Charlie shares his journey in the entertainment industry from his early days as a journalist for MTV and how it led him to be able to combine comedy with purpose. He also discusses the evolution of his material and connecting with his audience on a deeper level. Charlie and I also discuss how to keep yourself motivated and the proper way to invest in yourself. We even talk about the ways to nurture a supportive relationship with a spouse who is in your line of world. There’s lots of topics but we “keep ‘er movin’”. Enjoy and please support Charlie by checking out some of his videos. Let me know which one’s your favorite!


-Breaking Lawn (A History of Lawns in America):

-Charlie’s YouTube Channel:

-Charlie’s Instagram:

-Alex Wehrley’s Channel:

-Get Out of Your Mind and Into Your Life Book:

-A Very LA Birthday Short Film:

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