If you haven’t already jumped on the podcast train, it might be time to get on board. Since Serial made podcasts a thing back in 2014, they’ve gotten sharper, more creative and more varied than ever before. That’s all good for your ears, but it can make the choice of which podcast to press play on a lot trickier. Not sure which one to download first? We hit up our hardtofind staffers for their podcasts suggestions to help improve your day… Download the app, plug in your headphones and start listening.

 

Happy Place – Sarah, seller production manager

UK TV presenter Fearne Cotton interviews fellow famous folk (Stephen Fry, Dawn French, Lena Headley, to name a few) to chat about all things life and how they got to their ‘happy place’. The goal? To discover new ways of finding joy in each and every day.

 

Your Creative Start – Georgia, graphic designer

Need a creative kick in the behind? This podcast (hosted by brand consultant Jaharn Giles) combines interviews, advice and a hefty dose of inspo. Check out episode #17 for an interview with Adam Jelic, the creative behind hardtofind seller, Mi Goals.

 

Embliss – Tim, technology director

If discovering new tunes is more your jam, this collection of playlists is like a smörgåsbord of sound. Need some backing tracks for your workday? Press play on the latest episode and let the soothing melodies and synths take you through.

 

Terrible, Thanks For Asking – Alice, head of content

A podcast about people who’ve had a sh*t time with life might not sound like fantastic listening fodder, but these interviews by the casually-hilarious Nora McInerney are eye-opening and surprisingly uplifting. Bring tissues.

 

The Grill Team on Triple M – Martin, head of customer experience

Because you can’t always be in the car to catch your favourite radio show, Triple M release their daily Grill Team banter as a podcast. Listen to Gus, Matty Johns, Pagey and Emma Freedman in this blend of sport, comedy and music.

 

You’re going to need a way to tune in…

 

1. Tracks Headphones in White 2. Black Marble and Rose Gold In-Ear Headphones 3. B&O E8 Cord-Free In-Ear True Wireless Headphones 4. Kreafunk Ahead Wireless Headphones 5. Vain STHLM Commute Wireless Bluetooth Headphones 6. Friendie Air Luxe On Ear Headphones

 

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