Podcasts have become a go-to entertainment and learning resource for many including me. They present an easy way to stay on top of current events, keep up with your interests or simply learn something new. The best part is, listening to podcasts involves zero reading 🙂 Here’s a list of podcasts I’ve been loving recently that range from politics to entrepreneurship and everything in between.
The Daily – A podcast by the New York Times that covers the news of the day in quick 20 minute episodes. I like to stay updated on what’s going on in the news and politics so I never skip a day without listening to this podcast. Link
How I Built This – I love hearing inspiring stories of how some of the biggest businesses first got their start and how they manage to build their empires from the ground up. Stories of founders from brands like Rent the Runway, Bobbi Brown and Kate Spade are sure to inspire you and give a new perspective on what it takes to be an entrepreneur. Link
Oprah’s Masterclass – I’m all for anything that Oprah touches and this podcast is no different. Here Oprah interviews some of the most world-renowned celebrities and gets them to spill the beans about life lessons they’ve learned throughout their careers in a candid and insightful way. Link
Girl boss Radio with Sophia Amoruso – This podcast features interviews from trailblazing women making a mark in their respective industries from fashion to business and entertainment. The conversations are honest and raw and they share advice on lessons learned along their journeys that will most certainly move you. Link
99% Invisible – A podcast that focuses on design and architecture around us. Each episode discusses a specific topic or area of design and features interviews with architects, experts and people influenced by design to expose the unseen and overlooked aspects of design, architecture and activity in the world. Each episode is sure to blow your mind and have you thinking about the world around you in a very different way. Link
Happier – This podcast is all about achieving happiness in your everyday life in practical honest ways. You will get so much out of each episode and it all starts with small changes that you make in your life that will tremendously improve your way of thinking about how to be happier. Link
Slow Burn – This is a narrative podcast that dives into major historical events that had a huge influence on American society. The first season captures what it was like to live through the Watergate scandal and it pulls you in right from the beginning. Link