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Welcome to Adulting is a podcast dedicated to those who are entering and surviving the "real world." The hosts will share their experiences (good and bad) to remind you that you are not alone.

Welcome to Adulting Welcome to Adulting

    • Education
    • 4.8 • 16 Ratings

Welcome to Adulting is a podcast dedicated to those who are entering and surviving the "real world." The hosts will share their experiences (good and bad) to remind you that you are not alone.

    Why Adulting Matters

    Why Adulting Matters

    Over the past year, Welcome to Adulting has spent a lot of time talking about the highs and lows of being an adult. This week, Shawna and John celebrate the one-year anniversary of the podcast by talking about why Adulting is so important. They talk about their successes and failures over the last year, and how the show has helped grow them in unexpected ways.  

    • 36 min
    How Do I Get Ready To Vote?

    How Do I Get Ready To Vote?

    The elections are right around the corner in America, and casting your vote is a big part of adulting. This week, Shawna and John talk about their experiences voting, along with tips on how to make sure you are registered, ways to get informed about the candidates, and how you can find out what’s on the ballot before you enter the voting booth.

    • 27 min
    How Can I Be Smart on Social Media?

    How Can I Be Smart on Social Media?

    Social media can be a great tool that connects people all over the world, but we also know it can be a deep pit that takes our time and sanity. Learning to set healthy boundaries on social media is a huge part of adulting. This week, Shawna and John are joined by Lem Fillyaw, “Hype Man” from Life Promotions, to talk about what you can do to set healthy boundaries while on social media.

    • 36 min
    How Can I Be Ready For An Emergency?

    How Can I Be Ready For An Emergency?

    You can never be totally ready for every emergency, but part of adulting is doing what you can to be ready for some. This Week, Shawna and John talk with Fire Officer Ben Holle to discuss what you can do today to prepare for whatever may happen tomorrow. 

    • 38 min
    I want to start a small business, now what?

    I want to start a small business, now what?

    It's becoming more common for people to turn their dreams of starting their own business into a reality. But for many of us, getting started can seem like an impossible task. This week, Shawna and John are joined by Anna and Spencer, founders of Honeyland Juice, to talk about what it looked like for them to start their own business, and what you need to know before you open your own business. 

    • 35 min
    How To Lead Well At Any Age

    How To Lead Well At Any Age

    Every one of us has opportunities to lead, but for some of us, this can be a new and scary role. This week, Shawna and John talk with Guest Aaron Johnson, General Manager and Owner of Oshkosh Plating, about what it looks like to lead others, especially if those others are older than you. They discuss what really makes a good leader and what you can start doing today to lead well, no matter where you are. 

    • 29 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
16 Ratings

16 Ratings

dnl0124 ,

Hey that's Me!

Hey! Thanks for the shout out!! Religious listener over here. Keep it up guys!

mcdjoshua ,

Sorely needed topic, well served

Thanks for doing this show! It’s way embarrassing to think you’re the only adult there who’s insecurely ad-libbing their way along. The show celebrates small victories with humor and class. Danke schien!

Steven_H95 ,

A huge encouragement

This show is a huge encouragement and let’s me know I’m not the only one who has no idea what I’m doing as an adult

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