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!

Episode 94: Sage Polaris

Early in her business, Sage knew she wanted to take more time off. Her approach to making it happen was mind-blowingly simple—she just scheduled it. That intentional decision created a domino effect. Sage’s business evolved to...
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Episode 93: Jen Szpigiel

Jen’s business is a mix of mentorship, branding, and fashion (she’s got style!). While that all may seem like a lot to focus on, for Jen, it made perfect sense… especially after she had the courage...
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Episode 92: Lucy Bedewi

Lucy’s business is all about being authentic to yourself… which isn’t surprising considering her debut as an entrepreneur came hot off the heels of being fired for speaking her mind. But great things happen when you...
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Episode 91: Sarry Ibrahim

Sarry’s entrepreneurial journey made him realize there were questions he didn't even know existed (let alone know the answers to!). To create his successful financial firm, he had to get good at following the questions, finding...
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Episode 90: Simon Severino

If you’re creative, systematization, SOPs, and checklists (oh my!) might sound like some corporate stiff is sucking all the fun out of your business. But the exact opposite is true for my guest Simon (and most...
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Episode 89: Brittany Dixon

For someone who loves organization, you might think the nitty-gritty details are what keeps Brittany fired up in her business. It’s actually her vision that keeps her going, and that is to create freedom and opportunity...
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Episode 88: Ari Krzyzek

Ari knew to get the right support to really grow her business, she had to leave Bali. Cue the head trash! Before she could get too far down the “what if?” path, she caught herself and...
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87: Heather Campbell

At the height of her corporate career, Heather got the call from her boss: I’m flying into town and we should talk. That’s how she got thrown head-first into the entrepreneurial world. She was able to...
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86: Laurie-Ann Murabito

Laurie-Ann’s path to becoming a kick-ass public speaker started with a baby step — looking people in the eyes as a painfully shy teenage clerk at the grocery store. Laurie-Ann recognized at a young age that...
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Episode 85: Behdad Jamshidi

Behdad’s business philosophy is simple: When you put good people together, great things happen. But as Behdad and I discuss today, simple doesn’t always mean easy. From making and losing business partners, letting go of control...
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