Statistically speaking, the Covid pandemic that has swept across the world has hit women the hardest
. Whether that’s losing their jobs, taking on additional childcare (and still trying to work) or simply having their career confidence knocked.
If you’re still working from home, it can get lonely at times. You can feel disconnected from work. Perhaps you’re worried that not being in the office is going to further harm your chances of career progression.
So, if you’re in the need of a career boost, have you thought about listening to a podcast for inspiration and motivation? It can be a reassuring way of hearing real career stories from real women.
Here are just some of the podcasts you could be listening to …
You can tune into this podcast on Spotify or Apple Podcasts. Hosts Sarah Ellis and Helen Tupper – co-founders of Amazing If – tackle big workplace questions about satisfaction and balance. They regularly have inspirational guests on to share their stories and don’t shy away from the honest truth. This is a weekly podcast with over 250 episodes for you to learn from.
You can tune into this podcast on Spotify or Apple Podcasts. Host Adrienne Herbert uses this weekly podcast in order to encourage you to focus. Whether you want to climb the career ladder or achieve something in your personal life, this is all about unlocking your potential. There are some really interesting guest speakers, too, across the 195 episodes.
Conversations of Inspiration
You can tune into this podcast on Spotify or Apple Podcasts. The female founder of NotOnTheHighStreet, Holly Tucker, is the brains behind this podcast. This is all about unlocking talent and channeling your passions so, if you’re looking to get motivated, this could be the podcast for you. There are honest conversations about the highs and lows of the business world and plenty of positivity, too.
Black Women Working
You can tune into this podcast on Spotify or Apple Podcasts. Centering around the experience of Black women in the workplace, this podcast covers everything from Black hair at work to the Molly Mae controversy. There are 60 episodes for you to listen in to, with plenty of lively debate and thought provoking revelations along the way.
You can tune into this podcast on Spotify or Apple Podcasts. Are you thinking of starting your own business; writing your own book; reimagining your 9 to 5? Then, you’ll absolutely want to get stuck into to the 550 + episodes of this. Hosted by Jenna Kutcher, you’ll find everything here from social media strategies to the career / kids balance.
Work Like A Woman
You can tune into this podcast on Spotify or Apple Podcasts. Following on from her book of the same name, Mary Portas has turned to podcasting to inspire women in business. She discusses everything from overcoming gender bias to using “typically female attributes” (aka emotional intelligence) to get ahead in the workplace. There’s some great guest speakers, too.
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