In today’s fast-paced public relations world, it is essential to stay on top of the latest trends and updates. At South Florida-based public relations agency Durée & Company, we keep up with current events in many different ways including reading daily and weekly newspapers, monthly magazines and newsletters, just to name a few.
Podcasts are another great vehicle for in-depth stories and news, and are ideal for professionals who are constantly on the go. The audio files can be easily downloaded to your phone, and most are free. As podcasts are becoming more popular, there is content out there for every interest and topic imaginable. In this article by FastCompany, Apple alone is home to over 525,000 active podcast shows, with more than 18.5 million episodes available, including content in over 100 languages.
For those new to podcasts, and looking for some great places to get started, the D&Co Dynamos compiled a list of some of our favorite places to tune in.
The GaryVee Audio Experience
Hosted by entrepreneur, CEO, investor, vlogger and public speaker Gary Vaynerchuk, the GaryVee Audio Experience offers a mix of #AskGaryVee episodes, keynote speeches on marketing and business, segments from Gary’s “DAILYVEE” video series, interviews and fireside chats. In his brand-new podcast series, #podSessions, he brings together 3-4 unique guests from various walks of life to discuss all things tech, entrepreneurship, media and culture.
The Skinny Confidential
The Skinny Confidential HIM & HER Show is hosted by entrepreneurs and brand builders Lauryn Evarts Bosstick and Michael Bosstick. On the podcast, you’ll hear interviews with celebrities, entrepreneurs, influencers, experts and thought leaders. The conversations are a mix of business advice, wellness tips, blogging tips and tricks, beauty and much more to help you and your business become the best version of yourself.
The Morning Toast
Listen to “the fast five stories you need to know before you wake up and take a bite out your morning toast” with @GirlWithNoJob (Claudia Oshry) and @JackieOProblems (Jackie Oshry). Claudia and Jackie go live Monday through Friday at 10:30 a.m. EST and are available on podcast streaming apps all day long. They deliver five premium stories each day covering the latest in celebrity and pop culture news, as well as business, tech and science news, combined with sarcasm, humor and singing.
Conversations with Maria Menounos
Conversations With Maria Menounos features host Maria Menounos reflecting on her life inside and outside of Hollywood while engaging in intimate conversations with stars, newsmakers and successful women, who discuss their journeys, thoughts and passions. There’s always laughter and even some tears, as Maria and friends talk about everything from pop culture to fitness and health to relationships and careers.
Build a Better Agency Podcast
Scale and grow your public relations agency with better clients, invested employees and a stronger bottom line. Build A Better Agency Podcast, hosted by Drew McLellan, is completely focused on helping you do just that. No matter how strong, big or well-known your PR agency is today, there is always room for improvement. Every week, the podcast features guests that are agency-centric or have expertise in critical areas that all agency owners should know more about.
LadyGang is a celebrity-driven podcast from the minds of Keltie Knight, an entertainment reporter for Entertainment Tonight, Jac Vanek, self-made entrepreneur, CEO and social media influencer and Becca Tobin, who you may know as Kitty Wilde on Glee. The podcast is inspired by their bottomless mimosa brunches (the best kind of girl talk). Each week celebrity guests join the ladies for a raw, honest and hilarious look at what life is really like in Hollywood and answer questions from LadyGang listeners.
About Durée & Company
Durée & Company, Inc. is an award-winning full-service public relations, marketing and special events firm with offices in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Aspen, Colorado. The firm serves the corporate, agency and non-profit arenas for local, national and international clients focusing on public relations for real estate, public relations for restaurants, public relations for law firms, public relations for charities, public relations for healthcare, and many more. Durée & Company services include Public Relations, Social Media, Marketing, Advertising, Special Events, and Radio Promotions and Outreach.