Welcome back to another roundup of some of our favorite Dear Media podcasts

Listening to podcasts is a free and convenient way to pass the time and learn new things. The world of podcasting encompasses a WIDE variety of content. So no matter what you’re interested in, you’re sure to find an episode (or 100) that’s right up your alley. 

Today, we’re going to focus on educational podcasts. Think history, art, trending news, science, technology, finances, physical and mental health, and so much more! Besides gaining some straight up knowledge, educational podcasts are useful for keeping your mind active AND boosting your productivity. 

However, as with most things, not all educational podcasts are created equal. So, read on for our roundup of stand-out educational podcasts. These podcasts will reignite your desire to learn and grow, and satisfy your quest for continuous learning.

Let’s dive right in!

15 Best Educational Podcasts To Listen To

The Skinny Confidential Him & Her

Lauryn and Michael Bosstick, lifestyle influencer and serial entrepreneur, bring us one of our most favorite educational podcasts OF ALL TIME. No matter what you’re interested in – finances, tech, lifestyle, skincare, mental health, parenting, social media – Skinny Confidential Him & Her encompasses a little bit of everything. Aside from Lauryn and Michael, you’ll hear from a host of experts, professionals, celebrities, influencers, and more! 

Ready, SET, Spill

Join SET Active CEO Lindsey Carter to talk all things business, fashion, parenting, and mental health. This podcast is especially useful for all you women-in-business out there, who are also juggling your home-life, mom-life, and night-life. Turns out, you can do it all. And with episodes just under an hour, it’s easy to squeeze this podcast into your hectic schedule. 

Trading Secrets

Get ready for all the best tips and tricks for living your best financial life. Jason Tartick, host of Trading Secrets, gives listeners the inside scoop on all things money and career. With tons of special guests, including business owners, influencers, CEOs, and more, you’ll find TONS of biz-inspo embedded in each and every episode. Ready to take your business to the next level? Start here! 

The Career Contessa Podcast

As the name implies, you’ll find no shortage of amazing career advice within this super educational podcast. Hosted by Lauren McGoodwin, The Career Contessa is made for women like you that wish to better navigate the workplace, without losing themselves in the meantime. From tips on salaries and inconsiderate coworkers, to advice on changing careers and burnout syndrome, Lauren has got you covered! 

The Art of Being Well

Looking for a podcast that will help you nurture your mind, body, AND spirit? Look no further than The Art of Being Well. Hosted by Dr. Will Cole, leading functional medicine expert and best-selling author of The Inflammation Spectrum and Intuitive Fasting, this podcast is made for those of you who are ready to take a well-rounded approach to your overall health. 

Dear Doula

Brandi Jordan, host of Dear Doula, brings listeners the answers to alllll those pressing parenting questions. Topics include fertility, labor, birthing, parenting, mental health, overcoming trauma, and so much more. They say it takes a village to raise a child…think of Dear Doula as THAT village! 

She Did That

She did that…yes she did! Get ready to learn, grow, and be inspired by this podcast chock full of powerful Black female success stories. Weekly episodes will help you find clarity, revel in your authenticity, and forge your path forward. Use these stories as your guide to pave your own path, break down all those barriers, and live your life with the utmost confidence. 

The Dream Bigger Podcast

Uplifting, encouraging, and inspiring are all words that can be used to describe The Dream Bigger Podcast. Siffat Haider, host and founder of wellness brand, Arrae, interviews wellness experts, skincare gurus, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders to bring listeners a variety of knowledge. Just to name a few, you’ll hear from creatives like Kenzie Elizabeth, Gabby Bernstein, and Molly Sims. 


The WorkParty podcast is best described as part work, part party. Here, you can learn the ins and outs of creating a successful business. While at the same time, learn how to change your mindset, overcome your toughest obstacles, and become your true self. Join Jaclyn Johnson each week for tons of inspiration as she uses her podcast to celebrate the successes of women just like you. 

Dr. Jackie’s Point of V

Burning questions about your V? Dr. Jackie, our fav beloved celebrity OB-GYN, star of Married to Medicine, AND best-selling author has got you covered. From orgasms, fertility, and spicing it up in the bedroom, to relationships, financials, and mental health, this is truly an all-encompassing, ultra-educational podcast. 

Who’s on Content?!

If you dream of becoming an influencer in any niche, we highly recommend taking a listen to Who’s on Content?!. You’ll hear from social platform leaders, executives from top brands, media journalists, AND successful content creators. All of which are super excited to share their vast arrays of knowledge and help you develop a strong foothold in this primarily digital world of influencing. 

Being Bumo

Here’s another educational podcast alllll about parenting. But really, it’s about more than that. It’s about the ups, downs, struggles, strifes, and joys that come along with parenthood – and everything in between. Tune in each week for tips on how to manage marriage, relationships, work, and just life in general as a parent.

Breaking Beauty

Tune into Breaking Beauty, where beauty, skincare, and overall wellness meets education.  Join Jill Dunn and Carlene Higgins on a deep dive into the world of beauty and skincare as they discuss new and trending beauty products. They’ll let you know which to try and which to totally avoid. All while sharing hilarious stories and the best personal anecdotes.  

Get The F*ck Out of The Sun

We’re back again with another podcast by Lauryn Bosstick. In this limited, no holes barred series, Lauryn sits down with TOP beauty experts and gurus to talk all things wellness. Think anti-inflammatory foods, natural beauty hacks, preventative treatments and procedures, fillers, BOTOX, and so much more. Join the conversation asap to revitalize your wellness routine and take your self-confidence to the next level. 

Raising Good Humans

Last on our list today is about….you guessed it: parenting! With special guests the likes of Drew Barrymore, Susan Cain, and Jessica Alba, this is not the podcast to skip. Join the conversation each week for some of the best parenting advice that is often avoided elsewhere…topics like online safety, maintaining your identity as a parent, the “Pre- K Debate”, and keeping secrets from your children. 

Unlike so many other forms of education, podcasts make learning fun! 

Here at Dear Media, we love a good educational podcast. And the best thing about the podcasts in our roundup today is that NONE of them are slow, boring, or filled with useless facts. Instead, they are chock full of REAL stories, told by real people FOR real people. From beauty and parenting to career and tech, we hope you take advantage of this roundup to gain some serious knowledge and improve your overall wellness. 

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