Posted 4.13.20 @ 0:0 by: Bronwen Cockcroft

It’s well known at GMT that Bronwen is a podcast enthusiast (to put it lightly). Here are 10 less known gems that are useful tools for educational or entertaining purposes. It is a great time to check-out, plug in and learn something new that may be beneficial down the road.

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99% INVISIBLE – By Radiotopia hosted by Roman Mars. All about the thought that goes into the things we don’t think about.

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CAUTIONARY TALES – by Pushkin Industries. We tell our children unsettling fairy tales to teach them valuable life lessons, but these cautionary tales are for grown-ups and they are all true.


CRIMINAL – by Radiotopia hosted by Phoebe Judge. Binge worthy episodes. Stories of people who’ve done wrong, been wronged, or gotten caught somewhere in the middle.


DEATH SEX & MONEY – by WNYC Studios hosted by Anna Sale. About the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conversation.


INDUSTRY INTERRUPTED – by Globe & Mail. For every established company there’s a disruptor waiting in the wings. Meet the new generation of interrupters and how big players are fighting back.


JORDAN B. PETERSON. This podcast breaks down the dichotomy of life through interviews and lectures that explain how individuals and culture are shaped by values, music, religion and beyond.


PLANET MONEY – by NPR. The economy explained. Imagine you could call up a friend and say “meet me at the bar and tell me what’s going on with the economy” now imagine that’s actually a fun evening.


SPECTACULAR FAILURES. Eight-part series examining the most spectacular business failures of all time and what could have been done to avoid them.


THE INDICATOR – By NPR. A little show about big ideas. This show helps you make sense of what’s happening today. It’s a quick hit of insight into work, business, the economy and everything else.


WE CRASHED – by Wondery productions hosted by David Brown. A six-part series about the rise and fall of WeWork, about big money and bigger screwups and the lengths people will go to chase “unicorns”.

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