Podcasts are one of the best ways to learn new things and explore creative ideas. Here are some of the best podcasts every creative should listen to for inspiration and a creative boost.
1. The Sunday Jumpstart
The Sunday Jumpstart podcast is an amazing podcast for inspiration, productivity, goal-setting, and going after all of the things you want in life. Listening to Jessica on the podcast is like listening to advice from your big sister or favorite auntie and she keeps it real. This podcast is not only down to earth but all around a kick in the pants to get things done in a healthy and intentional way.
2. Goal Digger Podcast
The Goal Digger Podcast is amazing for the goal-getter in you and creative looking to expand on their interests and create a creative business with their passions. Jenna Kutcher does an amazing job of getting to the specifics while keeping it all helpful and realistic for your everyday creative life.
3. Second Life Podcast
The Second Life Podcast is for you if you are interested in the fashion and other creatives industries and how the people in those industries think and create businesses and lives they love. Hillary Kerr of Who What Wear hosts this podcast and actively shows you that it is never too late to start fresh in a creative field you love. You hear directly from those creatives that are in their “second life” phase and going after the creative things they love.
4. Not Your Average Jo Podcast
Jo Franco dives deep into the creative mind and discusses various topics in creativity, writing, storytelling, traveling and so much more. sharing her personal thoughts and discussions with other creatives, get ready to explore what it means to be a creative with lots of interests.
5. Side Hustle Pro Podcast
Side Hustle Pro features interviews with black women entrepreneurs and how they built their businesses on the side of their full time jobs. Nicaila Matthews Okome does an amazing job of getting into the minds of creative entrepreneurs and how they got to where they are now. It’s a great podcast if you are a creative looking to make money from your creativity and see how others have gone about it.
6. Dear Handmade Life Podcast
The Dear Handmade Podcast discusses topics important to creatives, such as creativity, entrepreneurship, mindset, and confidence in yourself as a creative. Nicole discusses these topics in various interviews and solo podcast episodes and dives deep into how to live your best creative life.
7. Kontent Queens Podcast
The Kontent Queens podcast is perfect for all of the content creators out there. Creatives Kia Marie (The Notorious K.I.A.) and Vic Styles dive into what it means to be a creative content creator today and the importance of having your own creative voice. They both do an amazing job of tackling topics on content creation, individuality, representation, and creating quality content that means something to you while also sharing their own personal experiences in the industry.
8. Balanced Black Girl Podcast
The Balanced Black Girl podcast hosted by Les is amazing if you are looking to live a balanced life in all of the ways. This podcast is helping you to feel your best which in turn helps you create your best. You can’t create from an empty cup and this show provides the tools to live and create your best life.
9. She Did That Podcast
Renae Bluitt hosts the She Did That Podcast that dives into the behind-the-scenes of black women entrepreneurs and how they did that. This podcast does a great job of giving you a peek into the how and why, while also inspiring your o go after what is yours.
10. On Purpose with Jay Shetty Podcast
Jay Shetty on the On Purpose podcast dives deep into the mindset, mental health, creativity, and finding your purpose in life. He does an amazing job showing you various ways that you can go after the things you want in life without losing yourself. His guest interviews are some of the best ones I have heard and with every episode, I learn a new way of thinking about life.
Podcasts can be a great way to dive into a new topic or to learn more about what you are inspired and interested in. These are just some of the best podcasts I turn to when I feel like I need to reset and need a creative boost. What are your favorite podcasts to listen to to get inspired?