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Podcasts are the one of the easiest ways to gain #girlboss inspiration. Convenient pieces of advice delivered by people who are passionate about what they are preaching straight to your ears. Which makes them perfect listening for those of you who are wanting advice and motivation to steer you in the right path for your career journey. Whether you want to snag a promotion, switch careers, or take a side hustle full time, there’s a podcast for everyone! Simply plug in and listen to them on your commute, at your desk, doing the laundry or chilling at home.
Here is a list of our 10.
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Every week meet women changing the future of business on I Want Her Job The Podcast, an iTunes Top 100 Career Podcast. Join Co-founder, host and editor Polina Selyutin as she discusses entrepreneurship, insecurities, finding flexibility, side hustles and more with other women who are bravely creating their own jobs or changing their industries.
Ctrl Alt Delete is hosted by Emma Gannon and has been nominated for a WEBBY, been recommended by Sunday Times ‘top 50 podcasts’, voted one of the ’30 best podcasts for curious minds’ by WIRED magazine and selected in ‘best podcasts of 2017’ by ESQUIRE. Emma interviews people she admires in the themes of her first book with the same title. Topics include creativity, work, wellbeing, the internet, social media, feminism, identity, mental health, careers and everything in between. Past guests being guests being include Lena Dunham, Gillian Anderson, Liz Gilbert, Alice Levine, Zoella, June Sarpong, Dawn O’Porter, Rowan Blanchard, Will Young and Mara Wilson to name a few.
Have you recently wanted to punch your computer? Felt the need to shout at your boss? Are you in other works completely and utterly stressed at your job? Then Barch is here to help! As a western teacher of Buddhist meditation, her meditations and talks help you to breath and feel at peace at work and within other aspects of your life. So if you’re finding it hard to relax or focus in the work place / on the job hunt (a.k.a., everyone), this podcast will help you relax, reframe, and just be more present, wherever you are.
“Angie Lee is your hilarious and wicked smart business bestie you’ve always wanted,” this podcast promises. Her specialities: Helping women master their sales + marketing (in a non-boring way), so they can make money doing what they love. Lee went from being in debt to running a seven-figure business—so if you want tips for making your business successful financially, you need to listen to this podcast.
Comedian and New York Times best-selling author Gaby Dunn (aka America’s Deadbeat Sweetheart) unapologetically examines the intersection of finances and social justice. Every week, Gaby brings a queer, feminist, unabashedly radical point of view to conversations with journalists, politicians, activists, and fellow deadbeats.
Hiding in the Bathroom, is where ceiling breakers, entrepreneurs and work life rebels share skills, survival strategies and a-ha moments. Tune in as host Morra Aarons-Mele helps you create your own version of success (even on days you feel like hiding in the bathroom.
Guy Raz dives into the stories behind some of the world’s best known companies. How I Built This weaves a narrative journey about innovators, entrepreneurs and idealists—and the movements they built.
It’s okay to talk about money. At least it is on this show. SuChin Pak searches for answers about why money is so universally thrilling, confusing, powerful, and stressful through personal stories with people that inspire us to think big, and think together, about money— no matter how much, or how little, you have.
With this weekly podcast, you will hear honest conversations with trailblazing women. These women go deep on what it takes to build a successful career or grow a business with staying power – whole living life on your own terms and navigating personal and professional curveballs. Hosted CEO and founder of Girlboss by Sophia Amoruso and Editor in chief and COO of Girlboss, Neha Gandhi. 10. Oh Boy
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This podcast is actually hosted by filmmaker Jay Buim as opposed to Medine herself, is all about inspiring life and work conversations with an all-star cast of women that includes Alexa Chung, Hari Nef, and blogger Garance Doré.
Did we miss any podcasts that all ambitious women must listen to? Let us know!
Text by Peigi Mackillop