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Seven Podcasts That Will Get You Through Your Workday

Seven Podcasts That Will Get You Through Your Workday

Some days — let’s be honest, most days — we need a little help getting through the workday. Thankfully there’s plenty of podcast options to help you pass the time. Whether you’re interested in pop culture, faith stories or learning something new, there’s a perfect podcast to keep you entertained while you work.

1. How I Built This

Hosted by Guy Raz, “How I Built This dives into the stories behind some of the world‘s best known companies. It‘s a great listen for entrepreneurs or anyone interested in hearing how successful people turned their dreams into reality. Every episode is full of inspiring tales and valuable lessons to help you take your own venture to the next level.

2. The Financial Confessions

On “The Financial Confessions” Chelsea Fagan, host and CEO of “The Financial Diet,” delves into the personal financial stories of everyday people. Featuring inspiring interviews with entrepreneurs, professionals and everyday people, this podcast is a mustlisten for anyone looking to gain financial insight and knowledge. With topics ranging from debt to saving to investing, it’s sure to give you a new perspective on money and how to make the most of it.

3. The Rewatchables

This one’s for the movie lovers. The Ringer’s “Rewatchablesis the perfect podcast for movie buffs who want to explore the world of classic films. Each episode features an indepth discussion of a beloved movie, from iconic comedies to fanfavorite action films. Whether you‘re looking for a new movie to watch or just want to relive an old favorite, this podcast is perfect for film enthusiasts of all levels. 

4. NPR’s Tiny Desk Concerts

This is exactly like NPR’s normal Tiny Desk concerts, but for audio only. Because sometimes you aren’t able to pull up the video but you still want to listen to your favorite songs and artists. NPR has made (almost) all of their Tiny Desk concerts available to listen.

5. The Great Fail

The Great Fail explores the stories of people who have experienced failure and the lessons they took away from it. It‘s an entertaining, insightful show that will make you laugh and give you useful advice on how to deal with failure. Hosted by an experienced entrepreneur and journalist, The Great Fail is a mustlisten for anyone who has ever failed or is afraid to try.

6. Unlocking Us

If you never got around to listening to “Unlocking Us,” there’s no time like the present. Brené Brown‘s podcast is a mustlisten for anyone looking to explore the power of vulnerability. With inspiring conversations with a variety of guests, Brown’s thoughtful and lighthearted approach helps to make these potentially heavy topics accessible and inspiring.

7. White Noise Background

Some people simply cannot work with others talking in the background. We see you, we hear you. But, if you want to make it look like you’re listening to something that’s capturing your attention, try the “White Noise Background” podcast and listen to a wide variety of sounds that will help you stay focused. You can thank us later.

Bonus: The RELEVANT Podcast

If you want to make it through your workday with some guaranteed laughs, we of course have to suggest The RELEVANT Podcast. Hosts Cameron Strang, Jesse Carey, Derek Minor, Emily Brown and Marty Santiago cover the intersection of faith and culture — and everything in between — with humor and insight. Whether you want to know more about the latest music release or hear a story about a family’s pet monkey, this podcast has a little something for everyone.

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