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 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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Episode 18: April Dykman

Ever watch Office Space? Put it on your list if you’ve ever worked a desk job. Part of what makes it so funny is how infuriatingly REAL it is. Today’s guest is April Dykman, and she’s...
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Episode 17: Raven Douglas

Confession time: I met Raven in person for the first time when I was in Memphis earlier this year, and it was foodie love at first site. We spent a lot of time talking clients, life,...
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Episode 16: Brian McCarthy

So hey… ever been afraid to put something out there into the world? That’s exactly what happened to me in starting this podcast. Every time I started working on it, the head trash would creep in...
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15: Justin Blackman

I’ve been writing for more than ten years at this point – and it’s not often I meet someone who’s written a hell of a lot more than me. My friend Justin Blackman blows my writerly...
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