99 episodes

Entertaining Insights is the podcast that highlights life lessons, laughs, and great entertainment. Join host, clinical psychologist, comic and author Dr. Nancy Berk and special celebrity and expert guests as they discuss their fascinating journeys and insights. Packed with powerful advice, simple suggestions, and a dose of humor, Entertaining Insights will help you create your most positive, fun, and productive to-do lists.

Entertaining Insights with Dr. Nancy Berk Dr. Nancy Berk

    • Self-Improvement
    • 4.5, 17 Ratings

Entertaining Insights is the podcast that highlights life lessons, laughs, and great entertainment. Join host, clinical psychologist, comic and author Dr. Nancy Berk and special celebrity and expert guests as they discuss their fascinating journeys and insights. Packed with powerful advice, simple suggestions, and a dose of humor, Entertaining Insights will help you create your most positive, fun, and productive to-do lists.

    Tammy Pescatelli Talks Comedy Specials, Life Stages, and Success, Plus Expert Advice for Performers and Venues - Episode 497

    Tammy Pescatelli Talks Comedy Specials, Life Stages, and Success, Plus Expert Advice for Performers and Venues - Episode 497

    Comedy veteran Tammy Pescatelli joins Nancy to discuss her career journey, new solo special Tammy Pescatelli’s Way After School Special, Showtime’s More Funny Women of a Certain Age, the changing face of comedy and the importance of giving back to your community. Plus Nancy talks with jazz pianist and entertainment lawyer David Gurwin about the implications of social distancing and mandated closures on performers, venues, and contracts.

    • 1 hr
    Nicky Paris Talks Comedy Opportunities, Success, and ‘Daddy Issues’, Plus Beginning Creative Projects in Challenging Times - Episode 496

    Nicky Paris Talks Comedy Opportunities, Success, and ‘Daddy Issues’, Plus Beginning Creative Projects in Challenging Times - Episode 496

    Comedian Nicky Paris joins Nancy to discuss his comedy strategy and multifaceted career from stand-up stage and television to podcast personality and co-host on Daddy Issues with Dean McDermott and Adam Hunter. Plus Nancy reviews the pressures of beginning projects during difficult times and suggestions for starting if the circumstances allow.

    • 37 min
    Remembering Country Music Legend Kenny Rogers - Episode 495

    Remembering Country Music Legend Kenny Rogers - Episode 495

    Nancy remembers country music icon Kenny Rogers (August 21, 1938 - March 20, 2020) and shares her 2015 conversation with the legend when he joined her on the podcast to discuss his farewell tour, new album, Grammy Award-winning career, collaborations, and happiness.

    When it comes to music, Rogers told Nancy, “You need to touch as many people as possible.” And his music did just that. Celebrate the legacy and life of Kenny Rogers by listening to his music.

    • 18 min
    Carole Montgomery Talks Great Comedy, Women in Stand-Up, and ‘More Funny Women Of A Certain Age,' Plus A Brilliant Las Vegas Destination - Episode 494

    Carole Montgomery Talks Great Comedy, Women in Stand-Up, and ‘More Funny Women Of A Certain Age,' Plus A Brilliant Las Vegas Destination - Episode 494

    Comedian and producer Carole Montgomery joins Nancy to discuss her new Showtime special More Funny Women of a Certain Age, the power and support of women in comedy, confronting ageism in entertainment, and highlighting the talent of others. (1:44)

    Plus Nancy talks with Patrick Hughes (32:58), CEO and President of the Fremont Street Experience, about the immersive entertainment experience that is lighting up downtown Las Vegas.

    • 51 min
    Talking Authenticity, Career Journeys, and Creative Success with Music Executive Cory B. Savage - Episode 493

    Talking Authenticity, Career Journeys, and Creative Success with Music Executive Cory B. Savage - Episode 493

    Cory B. Savage joins Nancy to discuss his atypical career journey and new role as CEO of new record label One Vision Music Group, the power of developing skillsets, the importance of brand strategy, and how authenticity can build the best artists. Plus, Nancy talks with custom guitar builder Ron Mason about his later in life decision to become a luthier and begin his business RWM Guitars.

    • 47 min
    Talking Music, Creative Life Lessons, and New Edition with Johnny Gill - Episode 492

    Talking Music, Creative Life Lessons, and New Edition with Johnny Gill - Episode 492

    R&B hitmaker Johnny Gill joins Nancy to discuss the inspiration behind his music and latest album Game Changer II, the debut single “Soul of a Woman” and music video with Tiffany Haddish. And Gill reveals whether we can expect a New Edition reunion.
    Plus Nancy shares an opportunity for women screenwriters from The Writers Lab— the creative force that is helping to change the age and gender disparity in screenwriting and films.

    • 33 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

Indygardener ,

Entertaining

It seems a little redundant to say this podcast is entertaining, but it is! And helpful to.

lil zasa ,

Entertaining

This podcast is interesting, entertaining and educational. Well done picking interesting people. Thank you so much.

Wilhome ,

Wholesome Fun

I really enjoy Dr. Berk's interviews. I can listen to them with my whole family. No foul language or sex talk. Just fun, clean interviews!

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