Podcasts – the new BFF for women everywhere. Why? Because no matter what kind of life we lead, whether we’re super career-focused, travelling our way across the globe, or even just working our way through the local restaurants (bliss!), we can all benefit from snippets of inspiration, laughter and girl talk throughout our day. This is where podcasts can be invaluable!
We all know what it’s like to be pressed for time, which is why listening to amazing podcasts are a great option to give ourselves a bit of a boost – without needing to allocate any extra time. You can listen to podcasts in the car, on the train, in the shower… and there’s seriously something out there for everyone. Want some inspiration on how to propel your business forward? Want to know how to shift your mindset for a better and brighter future? Just want to listen to some funny stories about, well, anything? You betcha there’s a great podcast out there for you! Podcasts can range from 10 minutes to up to an hour (or more!), so depending on where you’re listening, just select whatever feels like it will fit well.
Here are some to check out!
Rise & Conquer – Georgie Stevenson (Spotify)
Georgie Stevenson is a former lawyer-turned-health coach and social media influencer. She talks about mindset, health (physical and holistic), guiding your career and generally building the life you want – perfect for ladies who want to take control of their lives! Georgie also gets in guest speakers from time to time, so there’s plenty of information and perspectives in there to take away!
Goal Digger – Jenna Kutcher (Spotify, iTunes)
Stand out episode: Mastering Productivity as an Entrepreneur with Kristy Dickerson
Jenna is a well-known marketing guru and photographer. As well as her photography business and podcasts, she has a range of online courses in building a career out of online marketing. Her podcast focuses on how to set yourself up to achieve your goals – what more could a girl want?! She talks about everything from finances to productivity, and is generally just a very inspiring lady to listen to!
Stuff Mom Never Told You – Emilie Aries and Bridget Todd (I Heart Radio, iTunes)
Stand out episode: The Thick & Thin Of Eyebrows
Stemmed from the website How Stuff Works, Stuff Mom Never Told You discusses all things female – but from a researched, informative perspective. The hosts Emilie and Bridget talk about things that would normally be a bit odd to talk about, but in an easy to listen to, engaging way. Great one to listen to if you want to know about stuff you didn’t even realise you wanted to know about!
Shameless – Zara McDonald and Michelle Andrews (iTunes)
Stand out episode: Won’t Someone Think Of The Influencers
Featuring two Australian journalists and the odd f-bomb, this podcast is the self-proclaimed lifestyle podcast for “smart women who love dumb stuff”. The two Aussie ladies chat about celebrities, social issues and regular “girl talk” with an upbeat, entertaining and often hilarious vibe. It’s like sitting with your best girlfriends – and obviously loads of other women think so, because they won Most Popular Podcast at the Australian Podcast Awards!
Oprah’s Super Soul Conversations – Oprah (iTunes)
Stand out episode: Dr. Brené Brown: The Anatomy of Trust
I feel like I don’t even need to say anything about this one – who doesn’t love Oprah?! With the most amazing of amazing guest speakers, Oprah’s Super Soul Conversations will enlighten you, enliven you, inspire you and everything else in between. Perfect for, well, everyone!
Written by Bunny T
A mama of two who advocates for mental health awareness (yes girl!), Bunny is a badass babe blogging about womanhood, motherhood and the adventures that happen in between. You’ll usually find her exercising (running after kids), partying (drinking coffee) and rocking out (sleeping).