The new Jim Gaffigan show on TV Land is off to a great start. The scenes are fast paced, jokes land with solid laughs, and the casting is great. And he is holding a snack in just about every scene. Based on his life as a stand-up comedian with a lot of kids … a lot … this show feels real and is a great vehicle for fans to see him in action.
Along with discussing the show, we also go over seven things Jim Gaffigan is doing in his career that you can absolutely do in yours. Yes. Regardless of what stage you are in, you can utilize these approaches to get more out of your comedy journey.
We talk about:
- Why inspiration may be closer than you think
- How not thinking like a comedian can lead to big laughs
- When is a joke “over”?
- When work ethic alone isn’t enough
- Why letting up on the gas is not an option
- The trick to promoting your career while still being humble
- Gaffigan’s approach to social media
- Why a mindset shift is key in today’s media landscape
And much, much more!
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