Permission to Kick Ass Podcast

Prepare your earholes for awesome.

This show is all about freelancing and entrepreneurship (and all the fears, roadblocks, and head trash that come along with it). Join me—your host, Angie Colee—as I talk to creative entrepreneurs from all points along the journey, whether they’re just starting out or experienced industry leaders.

Interested in being a guest? Check out the manifesto and apply!

67: Carolynn Ananian

Carolynn’s take on entrepreneurship is unique and honestly a breath of fresh air amongst all the $10K per month hype and “Be your own boss!” stuff plastered all over social media. We covered sooo much awesomeness...
Listen Now ...

Episode 66: Ross O’Lochlainn

Halfway through a two-year engineering degree, Ross suddenly realized… crap, I don’t think I want to be an engineer. What do you do when you don’t really know what to do? Keep moving forward. I love...
Listen Now ...

Episode 65: Claire Fernan

Claire and I first met when she was a student in one of the programs I coach for. We were working on building and growing her career as a copywriter when she suddenly realized it wasn’t...
Listen Now ...

Episode 64 with Brenna McGowan

Brenna’s focus on helping people allowed her business to evolve in a natural way. At each step of her journey, she took notice of what she liked (or didn’t), what she was naturally good at that...
Listen Now ...

Episode 63: Ron Reich

What makes somebody want to step out from behind the guru and become their own brand? For Ron and I, it started with a gut feeling. And it was also feelings like fear, doubt and anxiety...
Listen Now ...

Episode 62: Sonja Pemberton

It wasn’t by chance that Sonja has found her work educating the world about othering. As a young child, her curiosity and observant nature made her look at life differently. And differences were exactly what she...
Listen Now ...

Episode 61: Caitlin Durning

Caitlin started her entrepreneurial journey at a young age and dove right into the deep end. She was successful (to the tune of increasing her company’s social media following from 18,000 to 500,000 in just three...
Listen Now ...

Episode 60: Miriam Schulman

Not wanting to be the “starving artist,” Miriam put down her paint brush and turned to the security of hedge fund banking. After her company went under and the 9/11 tragedy showed how fragile “guaranteed” stability...
Listen Now ...

Episode 59: Maggie Karshner

Fear is a dirty rotten liar… especially for entrepreneurs. And to deal with a liar you gotta call them out. That’s exactly what Maggie and I are doing in this episode. We take the fear-based myths...
Listen Now ...

Episode 58 with Daniel Lamb

Daniel’s entrepreneurial journey encompasses many of the standard obstacles entrepreneurs face. But what’s not standard is his ability to find the value in all of the experiences — the good, the bad, and even the panic...
Listen Now ...