8 Podcast Options to Laugh, Flourish, and Focus
Podcasts, like audiobooks, are a great source of information without a structured format. You can listen to podcasts anywhere and at your convenience.
Their informal model is entertaining and can substitute other audio options so you can switch it up from time to time.
There are so many genres to choose from. You can find podcasts that focus on: money, family, friendship, self-help, comedy, politics—you name it, and I’m sure there’s a podcast on that topic.
With most businesses and entertainment sources open with limited capacity and the colder months coming ahead, consider checking out some of these podcasts that will keep you entertained and learning through this winter season.
This hilarious podcast is all about watching terrible movies and discussing them amongst their group of friends. My favorite episode they’ve discussed so far is Cats. I couldn’t stop laughing. The way they go over the movie with their funny and uncensored banter is what I need during these very grim times. It definitely made my day much brighter, and I highly recommend listening to this podcast.
Remember that time when you were younger, and you had the worst job ever? Well, this podcast discusses that first entry-level job that sucked and the garbage they had to put up with before getting to the position the guest now has.
Forever 35 is like having a conversation with one of your gal pals about the things you do to take care of yourself. These women aren’t experts, but they cover topics about skincare, finding a therapist, and other self-care topics that women are interested in.
This show covers the intersection of pop culture, entertainment, and politics. They bring on journalists, politicians, activists, and actors to discuss current events unfiltered and full of shade. It’s entertaining and relevant. This show will make you feel like the time has flown by. You’re going to love listening to it and relating to the discussions they have.
Optimal Living Daily is an interesting podcast because they curate and narrate the best blogs that are on the web. The topics they cover are health, finance, personal development, minimalism, and business.
Host and 5 times #1 New York best-selling author, Dr. Brené Brown, who is best known for researching and writing topics around courage, shame, vulnerability, and empathy, takes the listener on a journey to uncover, unpack, and unlock the universal experiences of being human. This self-help master will guide you in healing, acceptance, and to embrace bravery.
If you’re a new entrepreneur and are looking for advice and perspective from entrepreneurs that have come before you, this podcast is for you. You’ll find that the conversations are inspiring and helpful while you too embark on the journey that is entrepreneurship.
Thinking of starting an online business or you might have already started one, but maybe you don’t quite have the budget to hire a marketing professional just yet, this podcast is for you. Learn everything you need to know in these mini master classes that will help guide you and your business in the right direction. From email marketing, to growing your email list. You’ll receive actionable steps to take after each episode to slowly scale your business.
This list of podcasts will surely keep your mind busy during this upcoming season. My hopes are that you find joy and laughter, even if it’s just for a little while. We’re all going through a tough period and we need to find ways to occupy our time. Hang in there, it’s going to get better.