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 28: Jody Robertson

Often when I’m working with an entrepreneur, they fall into the trap of ignoring their past experience because this freelancing thing feels so new and intimidating. But that past translates way more than you think –...
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Episode 27: Csaba Borzasi

Don’t let the fluffy marketing fool you - the early days of entrepreneurship can be dark. Csaba followed his gut through corporate hell and nightmare clients to find success. A lot of real talk in this...
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Episode 26: Cindy Childress

Entrepreneurs have a few characteristics in common - they’re curious and they think big. That’s exactly how Cindy went from unemployed to personal trainer to Amazon best seller. With a little help from Google along the...
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Episode 25: JT Nelms

If you’re a planner (who always has the plan, and the backup plan, and the backup backup plan), then this one is for you. My friend JT and I are here to break down why sometimes...
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Episode 24: Nkiru Asika

Putting yourself out there is one of the scariest parts about becoming an entrepreneur. Especially when your business is built around you. This fear is no stranger to me...or to Nkiru. In this episode we sift...
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Episose 23: Mike Rinard

In this episode, my buddy Mike Rinard and I take a look back at our freelancing careers. We’ve had adventures with Stormtroopers, surfing sessions, and failures - all of which have created the guidelines we use...
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Episode 22: Megan Cahak

After her husband’s rare tumor diagnosis rocked her world, Megan needed freedom to support her family. So she busted out of her corporate cage and became an entrepreneur. We talk about how you can still have...
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Episode 21: Mitali Deypurkaystha

Okay...I can’t say what I love more - Mitali’s attitude or her stories. And it's not often I find someone who can rant about shit like me. Mitali’s journey took her from library loner to failed...
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Episode 20: Belinda Weaver

It’s funny how often parental status makes its way into business conversations. I think colleagues ask about my baby-making plans about as much as my grandma does. With family and business so deeply tied to our...
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Episode 19: Kevin Rogers

I remember the first time Kev asked me to perform on stage. And let me be clear – he didn’t ask me to speak, he asked me to SING. That triggered a whole ‘nother level of...
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