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Being Boss: Mindset, Habits, Tactics, and Lifestyle for Creative Entrepreneurs

By Being Boss

Being Boss is a podcast for creative entrepreneurs, freelancers, and side-hustlers, whether you're wanting to quit your day job or have been your own boss for a while now. Authors and "business besties" Emily Thompson and Kathleen Shannon dig into the mindset, habits, routines, boundaries, branding, marketing tactics, business strategies, systems, and processes that help you make money doing what you love. Join us as we interview bosses such as Brené Brown, Brooke Castillo, Marie Forleo, Ramit Sethi, Danielle LaPorte, Chalene Johnson, Mike Michalowicz of Profit First, Melissa Hartwig of Whole30, and more! Subscribe, rate, and review wherever you listen to good podcasts.

  1. 1.
    MINISODE - Creating Boss Boundaries17 August 2018
    9:39
  2. 2.
    #189 - Communicate + Collaborate14 August 2018
    1:02:47
  3. 3.
    MINISODE - What's in Your Orbit?10 August 2018
    12:25
  4. 4.
    #188 - Going From Boss to CEO7 August 2018
    1:04:00
  5. 5.
    MINISODE - The Scientific Method for Bosses3 August 2018
    14:23
  6. 6.
    #187 - She Caused a Riot with Hannah Jewell31 July 2018
    1:02:48
  7. 7.
    MINISODE - Finding Your Values27 July 2018
    15:21
  8. 8.
    #186 - Digital Boundaries24 July 2018
    1:14:52
  1. 9.
    MINISODE - What's Next for the Podcast?20 July 2018
    6:37
  2. 10.
    #185 - Spend Less Money and Make More Time with Cait Flanders17 July 2018
    1:04:07
  3. 11.
    MINISODE - Finding Your Online Creative Community13 July 2018
    5:42
  4. 12.
    #184 - Homeschool + Daycare10 July 2018
    1:03:55
  5. 13.
    MINISODE - Our Business Bestie Origin Story6 July 2018
    5:49
  6. 14.
    #183 - Kintsugi Wellness with Candice Kumai3 July 2018
    1:12:13
  7. 15.
    MINISODE - Say What You Want29 June 2018
    12:54
  8. 16.
    #182 - Values and Partnering - Live from Printers Row Lit Fest26 June 2018
    52:36
  9. 17.
    MINISODE - How to Get a Book Deal22 June 2018
    12:20
  10. 18.
    #181 - Community Over Competition with Natalie Franke19 June 2018
    58:49
  11. 19.
    MINISODE - Tips for Scaling Your Business15 June 2018
    12:08
  12. 20.
    #180 - Being Boss as a Freelancer or Employee12 June 2018
    1:15:37
  13. 21.
    MINISODE - Do you need to be on Facebook?8 June 2018
    14:35
  14. 22.
    #179 - Pitching & PR with Brigitte Lyons5 June 2018
    1:13:33
  15. 23.
    MINISODE - Using Instagram as a Creative Entrepreneur1 June 2018
    13:32
  16. 24.
    #178 - Saying No with Rebecca Jarvis29 May 2018
    57:33
  17. 25.
    MINISODE - When Your Dream Client Can't Afford You25 May 2018
    9:04
  18. 26.
    #177 - Stop Feeling Like Shit with Andrea Owen22 May 2018
    57:30
  19. 27.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD - Kathleen on Let It Out18 May 2018
    18:23
  20. 28.
    #176 - Women in the Workforce15 May 2018
    1:01:44
  21. 29.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD - Kathleen on the Startup Pregnant Podcast11 May 2018
    12:53
  22. 30.
    #175 - Growing a Creative Business with Tara Street8 May 2018
    1:11:27
  23. 31.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD - Emily on The Creative Penn4 May 2018
    10:21
  24. 32.
    #174 - Figure It Out as You Go with Cathy Heller1 May 2018
    1:05:11
  25. 33.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD - Kathleen on the Creative Empire Podcast27 April 2018
    13:00
  26. 34.
    #173 - Seasonal Work and Life24 April 2018
    1:14:24
  27. 35.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD - Kathleen on Truth Telling20 April 2018
    13:03
  28. 36.
    #172 - Why you need better contracts with Christina Scalera17 April 2018
    1:11:55
  29. 37.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD - Emily on What Works13 April 2018
    13:40
  30. 38.
    #171 - The Being Boss Book10 April 2018
    1:01:13
  31. 39.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD - Emily & Kathleen on The Secret Library Podcast6 April 2018
    20:49
  32. 40.
    #170 - Connection + Diversity with Monique Melton3 April 2018
    1:04:29
  33. 41.
    MINISODE - Are you obsessed with your hustle?30 March 2018
    16:28
  34. 42.
    #169 - Drawing from Your Content to Write a Book with Ezzie Spencer27 March 2018
    1:13:38
  35. 43.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD - Emily on Proof to Product23 March 2018
    13:01
  36. 44.
    #168 - Money, Mindset, and Energy with Danetha Doe20 March 2018
    56:03
  37. 45.
    MINISODE - Stop Adding More Value16 March 2018
    17:44
  38. 46.
    #167 - Making a Podcast13 March 2018
    48:40
  39. 47.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD - Kathleen on One Part Podcast9 March 2018
    17:02
  40. 48.
    #166 - Alignment with Your Business with Melyssa Griffin6 March 2018
    1:07:50
  41. 49.
    MINISODE - When Partnerships Go Sour2 March 2018
    15:03
  42. 50.
    #165 - Life and Work as a Full-Time Artist with Amira Rahim27 February 2018
    46:54
  43. 51.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD: Kathleen on The Best Ever Show23 February 2018
    12:49
  44. 52.
    #164 - Bringing Mindfulness to Your Work with Leah Weiss20 February 2018
    58:42
  45. 53.
    MINISODE - Fraudy Feelings that Come with Perspective16 February 2018
    21:32
  46. 54.
    #163 - The problem with the present moment – we’re talking about meditation13 February 2018
    47:43
  47. 55.
    MINISODE - How to Fire an Employee9 February 2018
    16:41
  48. 56.
    #162 - Getting a Day Job with Becky Simpson6 February 2018
    55:39
  49. 57.
    MINISODE - How to Consistently Pay Yourself2 February 2018
    9:42
  50. 58.
    #161 - Side Hustle with Chris Guillebeau30 January 2018
    45:30
  51. 59.
    MINISODE - How Moving Affects Your Business26 January 2018
    17:07
  52. 60.
    #160 - Building a Customer-Focused Business with Brooke Castillo23 January 2018
    1:03:52
  53. 61.
    MINISODE - Word of the Year19 January 2018
    25:05
  54. 62.
    #159 - Bringing Awareness to Gender and Race with Yolanda T. Cochran16 January 2018
    1:10:19
  55. 63.
    MINISODE - I want to be an entrepreneur, but I don't know what to do12 January 2018
    14:39
  56. 64.
    #158 - Tarot Archetypes to Build Business Confidence with Brigit Esselmont of Biddy Tarot 9 January 2018
    1:04:56
  57. 65.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD - Kathleen on The Sparkle Hour5 January 2018
    12:05
  58. 66.
    #157 - A Year in Review2 January 2018
    1:04:23
  59. 67.
    MINISODE - Photo Shoots & Video Shoots for Business Owners29 December 2017
    17:45
  60. 68.
    #156 - Design Thinking with Jeremy Bailey26 December 2017
    1:02:38
  61. 69.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD - Emily & Kathleen on The Legal Road Map22 December 2017
    17:06
  62. 70.
    #155 - Keeping Perspective with Alexandra Franzen19 December 2017
    59:54
  63. 71.
    MINISODE - The Dick Van Dyke Effect15 December 2017
    7:33
  64. 72.
    #154 - Becoming an Enthusiastic Leader with Tara Gentile12 December 2017
    1:01:04
  65. 73.
    BOSSES IN THE WILD - Kathleen on Hardcore MBA8 December 2017
    7:23
  66. 74.
    BONUS - We Wrote a Book!6 December 2017
    24:55
  67. 75.
    #153 - Forget passion, follow curiosity with Kelsey Murphy5 December 2017
    1:01:12
  68. 76.
    MINISODE - Running a Seasonal Business1 December 2017
    8:40
  69. 77.
    #152 - The Uncaged Life with Rebecca Tracey28 November 2017
    54:56
  70. 78.
    MINISODE - What We're Currently Reading24 November 2017
    16:17
  71. 79.
    #151 - Changing Business Models21 November 2017
    1:00:55
  72. 80.
    MINISODE - Why we closed the Being Boss Facebook group17 November 2017
    14:03
  73. 81.
    #150 - The Impostor Complex with Tanya Geisler14 November 2017
    58:06
  74. 82.
    MINISODE - Stepping into an Identity10 November 2017
    6:19
  75. 83.
    #149 - Online Business with Nathalie Lussier7 November 2017
    58:28
  76. 84.
    MINISODE - Being Boss NOLA 2017 Recap3 November 2017
    21:48
  77. 85.
    #148 - Woo and Curiosities Live from NOLA31 October 2017
    43:23
  78. 86.
    MINISODE - Setting Up Shop 10127 October 2017
    10:21
  79. 87.
    #147 - You don’t need more confidence with Tara Mohr24 October 2017
    1:00:33
  80. 88.
    MINISODE - Sending Clients Gifts20 October 2017
    16:59
  81. 89.
    #146 - Art and Politics with Julia Kirt17 October 2017
    57:31
  82. 90.
    MINISODE - How to Find Brand Ambassadors13 October 2017
    13:12
  83. 91.
    #145 - NaNoWriMo & Writing Your Story with Grant Faulkner10 October 2017
    58:07
  84. 92.
    MINISODE - Is Podcasting Hard?6 October 2017
    10:36
  85. 93.
    #144 - Untame Yourself with Elizabeth DiAlto3 October 2017
    55:55
  86. 94.
    MINISODE - Time Management for Creative Entrepreneurs29 September 2017
    8:11
  87. 95.
    #143 - Dealing with Burnout26 September 2017
    50:53
  88. 96.
    MINISODE - Pricing for Creative Entrepreneurs22 September 2017
    9:00
  89. 97.
    #142 - Tap into Your Pleasure with Arielle Loren19 September 2017
    57:33
  90. 98.
    MINISODE - Byron Katie's 4 Questions15 September 2017
    12:14
  91. 99.
    #141 - Digital Detox and Productivity with Paul Jarvis and Jason Zook12 September 2017
    55:52
  92. 100.
    MINISODE - Passive Income8 September 2017
    18:33
  93. 101.
    #140 - Building a Quality Product with Karen Young of Oui Shave5 September 2017
    57:09
  94. 102.
    MINISODE - How to Hire a Coach1 September 2017
    20:39
  95. 103.
    #139 - Energetic Boundaries29 August 2017
    51:18
  96. 104.
    MINISODE - Niching With Your Ideal Client25 August 2017
    10:47
  97. 105.
    #138 - Niching Down with Jessica Mehring22 August 2017
    54:39
  98. 106.
    MINISODE - Naming Your Business18 August 2017
    21:19
  99. 107.
    #137 - Get Unstuck and Do the Work15 August 2017
    42:30
  100. 108.
    MINISODE - You Can Talk About Money11 August 2017
    11:37
  101. 109.
    #136 - Creative Pep Talk with Andy J. Pizza8 August 2017
    58:51
  102. 110.
    MINISODE - Self-Care for Creative Entrepreneurs4 August 2017
    9:04
  103. 111.
    #135 - White Hot Truth with Danielle LaPorte1 August 2017
    51:44
  104. 112.
    MINISODE - Magic in Business28 July 2017
    9:23
  105. 113.
    #134 - Rejection and Resilience with Jessica Lauren25 July 2017
    54:53
  106. 114.
    MINISODE - How To Start A Business21 July 2017
    10:09
  107. 115.
    #133 - Launching Before You're Ready with Merideth VanSant18 July 2017
    38:41
  108. 116.
    MINISODE - Turn Up the Volume14 July 2017
    8:13
  109. 117.
    #132 - Maker Boss with Nicole Bisby11 July 2017
    55:45
  110. 118.
    MINISODE - Scheduling White Space7 July 2017
    18:27
  111. 119.
    #131 - Be Brave with Kristen Kalp4 July 2017
    56:01
  112. 120.
    MINISODE - Enjoying the Weekend Like a Boss30 June 2017
    15:37
  113. 121.
    #130 - Getting a Book Agent with Laura Lee Mattingly27 June 2017
    56:43
  114. 122.
    MINISODE - Happy Hour Like a Boss23 June 2017
    18:25
  115. 123.
    #129 - Committing to Your Passion Project with Kendra Aronson20 June 2017
    1:08:18
  116. 124.
    MINISODE - Being Boss with Tattoos16 June 2017
    20:09
  117. 125.
    #128 - Pinterest for Your Brand with Natalie Hughes13 June 2017
    57:54
  118. 126.
    MINISODE - Growing Your Team9 June 2017
    9:00
  119. 127.
    #127 - The Comparison Trap with Vasavi Kumar6 June 2017
    52:27
  120. 128.
    MINISODE - How to Devote Time to Your Side Hustle2 June 2017
    8:28
  121. 129.
    #126 - Profit First with Mike Michalowicz30 May 2017
    53:38
  122. 130.
    MINISODE - What Does It Mean to Give It All Away for Free?26 May 2017
    12:54
  123. 131.
    #125 - Developing Your Signature Program with Maya Gaddie23 May 2017
    55:42
  124. 132.
    MINISODE - Positioning: Less is More19 May 2017
    6:21
  125. 133.
    #124 - Building a Business with Jessie Pepper16 May 2017
    46:56
  126. 134.
    MINISODE - How to Stay Focused12 May 2017
    10:43
  127. 135.
    #123 - Evolving Your Business with Elizabeth Dehn9 May 2017
    45:47
  128. 136.
    MINISODE - Monetizing Passion Projects5 May 2017
    9:38
  129. 137.
    #122 - Hosting Offline Events2 May 2017
    59:10
  130. 138.
    MINISODE - Marketing Beyond Social Media28 April 2017
    10:42
  131. 139.
    #121 - Get More Clients with Halley Gray of Evolve and Succeed25 April 2017
    56:23
  132. 140.
    MINISODE - Managing Expectations of Free Offerings21 April 2017
    8:47
  133. 141.
    #120 - Nurture Your Land (and Yourself) with Mary Reynolds18 April 2017
    1:05:51
  134. 142.
    MINISODE - Finding Dream Clients for a Product-Based Business14 April 2017
    7:00
  135. 143.
    #119 - Comparison and Envy11 April 2017
    38:05
  136. 144.
    MINISODE - How to Pitch a Podcast7 April 2017
    10:06
  137. 145.
    #118 - Understanding Your Personality Type with Mickie Lara4 April 2017
    1:01:35
  138. 146.
    MINISODE - Referral Incentives31 March 2017
    9:54
  139. 147.
    #117 - Maker Business Side-Hustle with Sami Jo Jensen28 March 2017
    1:05:57
  140. 148.
    MINISODE - Raising Your Prices24 March 2017
    9:20
  141. 149.
    #116 - Being a New Mom + Business Owner with Arianna Taboada21 March 2017
    1:00:27
  142. 150.
    MINISODE - Coaching vs Doing17 March 2017
    8:50
  143. 151.
    #115 - Finding Your Voice14 March 2017
    57:44
  144. 152.
    MINISODE - Expanding Your Brand10 March 2017
    13:19
  145. 153.
    #114 - Blog to Book Deal with Jessica Murnane of One Part Plant7 March 2017
    1:02:14
  146. 154.
    MINISODE - Client Management3 March 2017
    11:34
  147. 155.
    #113 - Navigating Your Roles to Find Your Sweet Spot with Prim'd Marketing28 February 2017
    57:32
  148. 156.
    MINISODE - Non-Business Favorites24 February 2017
    12:06
  149. 157.
    #112 - Creativity Comes First with Laura Tremaine21 February 2017
    59:51
  150. 158.
    MINISODE - Connecting Before Conferences17 February 2017
    6:59
  151. 159.
    #111 - Marie Forleo on Productivity & Intuition14 February 2017
    56:08
  152. 160.
    MINISODE - Know Your Numbers10 February 2017
    11:57
  153. 161.
    #110 - F*ck Fear with Jay Pryor7 February 2017
    1:05:12
  154. 162.
    MINISODE - How to Get Clients to Respect Your Time3 February 2017
    8:13
  155. 163.
    #109 - Packaging, Positioning, and Process with Tara Street31 January 2017
    58:39
  156. 164.
    MINISODE - Experimenting with Tiered Pricing27 January 2017
    11:29
  157. 165.
    #108 - Leaving the Day Job24 January 2017
    50:50
  158. 166.
    MINISODE - What If I'm Not a Hustler?20 January 2017
    12:08
  159. 167.
    #107 - Meet Emily & Kathleen17 January 2017
    57:38
  160. 168.
    MINISODE - Nerd Out Real Hard13 January 2017
    11:32
  161. 169.
    #106 - Being a Working Creative with Nicole Elle10 January 2017
    56:00
  162. 170.
    MINISODE - Communicating Price Increases to Your Clients6 January 2017
    16:22
  163. 171.
    #105 - Behaving Like a Boss3 January 2017
    42:22
  164. 172.
    MINISODE - Keeping Momentum After Conferences30 December 2016
    5:19
  165. 173.
    #104 - End of Year Prompts27 December 2016
    59:10
  166. 174.
    MINISODE - How to Increase Visibility23 December 2016
    7:10
  167. 175.
    #103 - Pricing & Money Management20 December 2016
    1:00:32
  168. 176.
    MINISODE - How Are You Being Compensated?16 December 2016
    9:20
  169. 177.
    #102- Defining Success13 December 2016
    54:02
  170. 178.
    MINISODE - How to Make the Leap9 December 2016
    13:25
  171. 179.
    #101 - Putting Your Money Where Your Happy Is with Sarah Von Bargen6 December 2016
    51:40
  172. 180.
    MINISODE - Business Advice for First-Time Moms2 December 2016
    8:57
  173. 181.
    #100 - Best of Being Boss29 November 2016
    1:20:20
  174. 182.
    MINISODE - Investing in Tools & Services25 November 2016
    7:08
  175. 183.
    #99 - Dealing with Bullies in Business22 November 2016
    59:50
  176. 184.
    MINISODE - Personality Tests for Business18 November 2016
    13:35
  177. 185.
    #98 - Your Inner Critic is a Big Jerk with Danielle Krysa15 November 2016
    1:02:39
  178. 186.
    MINISODE - Dealing with Client Tension11 November 2016
    8:36
  179. 187.
    #97 - Boundaries for Getting What You Want8 November 2016
    48:01
  180. 188.
    MINISODE - Take a Chill Pill4 November 2016
    10:31
  181. 189.
    #96 - Tarot in Business with Biddy Tarot1 November 2016
    57:41
  182. 190.
    MINISODE - Responding to Emails28 October 2016
    12:28
  183. 191.
    #95 - Success without Sacrifice with Jenny Shih25 October 2016
    1:02:54
  184. 192.
    MINISODE - Collaborating with a Friend21 October 2016
    7:13
  185. 193.
    #94 - Money Mindset18 October 2016
    1:03:18
  186. 194.
    MINISODE - Strategies for Handling & Fixing Mistakes in Business14 October 2016
    7:56
  187. 195.
    #93 - Jasmine Star on Authenticity and Haters11 October 2016
    50:42
  188. 196.
    MINISODE - Tips for Finding Your Business Bestie7 October 2016
    10:25
  189. 197.
    #92 - Creating a Business Model with Tara Gentile4 October 2016
    1:20:19
  190. 198.
    MINISODE - Would You Return to a Full-Time Job?30 September 2016
    12:56
  191. 199.
    #91 - Food Freedom Forever with Melissa Hartwig27 September 2016
    49:57
  192. 200.
    MINISODE - Finding the Faith to Persevere23 September 2016
    11:49

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