Podcast Recommendations for a Great 2020!

Chris Teague - 3 mins

Whether you or someone you know are hoping to make 2020 a year of change, here is our list of insightful podcasts on People, Culture, & Leadership.


A Podcast from Seth Godin; Akimbo is a podcast all about culture and about how we can change it. It's about seeing what’s happening and choosing to do something. The culture is real, but it can be changed. We just need to act.

HBR Ideacast

A weekly podcast featuring the leading thinkers in business and management from Harvard Business School. 'Why connector managers build better talent', 'Why meetings go wrong & how to fix them', 'How to be less distracted at work & in life', 'What great coaching looks like', and ‘How to thrive as a working parent’ are examples of the breadth of topics covered. Each episode is approx. 25mins long and there are close to 300 episodes.


Described as ‘a podcast that examines the human experience of grief and death - but with comedians, so it’s cheerier than it sounds.’ Cariad Lloyd is doing groundbreaking work to break the stigma around grief and turn it into something that connects us rather than isolates us.

Creative Rebels

Creative Rebels is hosted by David Speed and Adam Brazier, co-founders of Graffiti Life and Parlour Tattoo, and they share inspiring interviews with creative people who have rebelled against the 9-5 life!

Ted Talks Daily

These short bursts of thought-provoking ideas are wonderful for your daily commute! Most of them are less than 15 mins long, and there is one on nearly every subject imaginable.

The Anxious Achiever

This Harvard Business Review show hosted by Morra Aarons-Mele is on a mission to reframe how we think about anxiety and mental health in the workplace. It features stories from people who’ve suffered from anxiety disorders and experts who can help you thrive.

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