If you haven’t explored the world of podcasts, there is no better time than today. Podcasts come in a broad range of styles and genres that allow everyone to find something that interests them. They are great to listen to on your commute, while you walk to class, and even while doing chores or cooking. We rounded up some of our favorite podcasts below.
Try These Podcasts for News
These podcasts are the perfect way to stay informed and up to date on the news. From five to 30 minutes these podcasts deliver your daily dose of news.
The Journal: Created by The Wall Street Journal, this podcast breaks down relevant news through the lens of business. In just about 20 minutes, this is the perfect podcast to listen to before your corporate finance class. Listen Here
The Daily: Created by the New York Times, host Michael Barbaro breaks down the biggest news of the day in about 20 minutes. Listen Here
NPR News Now: NPR News Now is a great podcast to listen to first thing in the morning. It gives you the latest news every hour in only 5 minutes. Listen Here
Need something to listen do while doing chores? These podcasts are guaranteed to give you a laugh or a bit of hope.
The Michelle Obama Podcast: This podcast featuring the former First Lady is a new hit. In this podcast, she talks with her loved ones on their relationships that have shaped her and led her to become the person she is today. These stories are heartfelt and enjoyable. Listen Here
Adulting: If you’re looking for helpful tips and some comedic relief, look no further than Adulting. Hosts Michelle Buteau and Jordan Carlos interview some of the funniest and most creative adults to answer some of your most burning adulting questions. Listen Here
The Absolutely Not Podcast with Heather McMann: Comedian Heather McMann gets real & relatable. A great podcast for a good laugh. Listen Here
Oprah’s SuperSoul Conversations: Oprah’s is back and doing what she does best. Her personal selection of interviews to help you discover and connect deeper to the world around you. Listen Here
Professional Development Podcasts
Listen to these podcasts to learn from some of the top entrepreneurs in multiple industries and gain a bit of career advice.
How I Built This with Guy Raz: In this highly recommended podcast produced by NPR, Guy Raz interviews the entrepreneurs of some of the top companies in the world and investigates the movements they built along the way. Episodes include DryBar, Patagonia, Bumble, AirBnB, and Wayfair. Listen Here
Second Life: Hillary Kerr, the founder of We Wore What interviews female entrepreneurs in all industries who pivoted in their careers. Notable guests include Reese Witherspoon, Eva Chen, Cindy Crawford, Nicole Richie, and more. Listen here
The Business of Fashion: Want to stay up to date on a global ever-changing industry? BOF brings you editorial and informative podcasts about the fashion industry. Listen Here
Have a great podcast you love that we forgot? Share your suggestions with us in the Comments below!