Podcast Party: #02

Welcome back to our Podcast Party: #02! During this ECQ-MECQ-GCQ-New Normal season, we've discovered enjoyable and insightful podcasts we'd love to share with all of you... This time were sharing our favorite episodes, what we loved, and why we love'd them.

 

1. The High Low by Pandora Sykes and Dolly Alderton

Listen on Apple Podcast or on Spotify

This. Has Got to Be Our. ALL. TIME. FAVORITE. Podcast. The High Low is on the TOP of our list... If you're looking to listen to something to start your day, give you a great laugh, and listen to insightful discussions about all things relevant, this is the podcast for you. Hosted by best friends, Pandora Sykes and Dolly Alderton, their casual, honest conversations will remind you of your conversations with your best friend. Each episode never fails to bring something different to the table. Pandora and Dolly's witty banter and honest conversation is a perfect listen to start your day. 


 

2. How I Built This with Guy Raz

Listen on Apple Podcast or on Spotify

In a span of 30 days, I too, have also listened to 30 How I Built This podcasts... Warning: this podcast can be addicting. Produced by NPR and hosted by Guy Raz, How I Built This is a podcast about "innovators, entrepreneurs, idealists, and the stories behind the movements they built." Listen to stories about how the world's largest companies were founded and the journeys entrepreneurs had to take to bring their dreams to life. 

All time favorite episodes include:

  • Live Episode! Starbucks: Howard Schultze
  • Ben & Jerry's: Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield (2017)
  • Five Guys: Jerry Murrell
  • Tate's Bake Shop: Kathleen King
  • Crate & Barrel: Gordon Segal
  • Panera Bread/Au Bon Pain: Ron Shaich (2018)
  • Shopify: Tobias Lutke
  • Stacy's Pita Chips: Stacy Madison
  • Burt's Bees: Roxane Quimby
  • Live Episode! Glossier: Emily Weiss
  • Whole Foods Market: John Mackey
  • DoorDash: Tony Xu
  • WeWork: Miguel McKelvey
  • Bumble: Whitney Wolfe
  • TOMS: Blake Mycoskie
  • Patagonia: Yvon Chouinard
  • Clif Bar: Gary Erickson
  • LARABAR: Lara Merriken

 

3. Money Diaries by Refinery29

Listen on Apple Podcast

Money Diaries navigates the ins and outs of the relationship of women with money. Produced by NPR and hosted by Guy Raz, How I Built This is a podcast about "innovators, entrepreneurs, idealists, and the stories behind the movements they built." Listen to stories about how the world's largest companies were founded and the journeys entrepreneurs had to take to bring their dreams to life. 

https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/money-diary

 

4. Masters of Scale with Reid Hoffman

Listen on Apple Podcast or on Spotify

Reid Hoffman, co-founder of the tech company, Linkedin, hosts this alluring and insightful podcast, Masters of Scale. In his podcast, Reid interviews fellow Silicon Valley tech founders and entrepreneurs and discusses how they scaled their companies from "zero to gazillion."  

Favorite Episode:
Shake Shack's Danny Meyer - When to ignore conventional wisdom 

 

5. Modern Love by The New York Times

Listen on Apple Podcast or on Spotify

"True stories of love, loss and redemption." Produced by NPR and hosted by Guy Raz, How I Built This is a podcast about "innovators, entrepreneurs, idealists, and the stories behind the movements they built." Listen to stories about how the world's largest companies were founded and the journeys entrepreneurs had to take to bring their dreams to life. 

6. The Daily by The New York Times

Listen on Apple Podcast or on Spotify 

The Daily Podcast by The New York Times is a timeless classic. Produced by NPR and hosted by Guy Raz, How I Built This is a podcast about "innovators, entrepreneurs, idealists, and the stories behind the movements they built." Listen to stories about how the world's largest companies were founded and the journeys entrepreneurs had to take to bring their dreams to life. 

Favorite Episode: 
Shake Shack's Danny Meyer - When to ignore conventional wisdom 

 

7. Work in Progress with Sophia Bush

Listen on Apple Podcast or on Simplecast

Produced by NPR and hosted by Guy Raz, How I Built This is a podcast about "innovators, entrepreneurs, idealists, and the stories behind the movements they built." Listen to stories about how the world's largest companies were founded and the journeys entrepreneurs had to take to bring their dreams to life. 

 

 

8. Freakonomics Radio

Listen on Apple Podcast or on Spotify

Produced by NPR and hosted by Guy Raz, How I Built This is a podcast about "innovators, entrepreneurs, idealists, and the stories behind the movements they built." Listen to stories about how the world's largest companies were founded and the journeys entrepreneurs had to take to bring their dreams to life. 

 

 

9. Girlboss Radio with Sophia Amoruso

Listen on Apple Podcast or on Spotify 

We highly recommend this episode of Girlboss Radio: How to safeguard your finances in times of crisis, with Nicole Lapin, finance expert. This interview will help you rethink your finances and navigate the dilemmas surrounding financial well-being. Sophia and Nicole also discuss mental well-being and how to cope with burn-out and stress during the Corona virus pandemic.