Professional Troublemaker Podcast

A platform for truth tellers, change agents and trailblazers.

Total Downloads: 3+ Million
Monthly Listeners: 100K+

Every week, Luvvie interviews guests like Bozoma Saint John, Gabrielle Union, Glennon Doyle, Donna Brazile, Sarah Jakes Roberts, Tarana Burke and Elsa Majimbo – people who are committed to disrupting what is unjust for the greater good. People who take up the call of the late, great John Lewis, who charged us to “Get in good trouble, necessary trouble.”

The conversations and stories you’ll hear on the Professional Troublemaker podcast will loan you courage to fight imposter syndrome, live more audaciously and cause good trouble.

Latest Episodes

Episode 25

Kick Doors Open (with Gina Yashere) – Episode 25 of Professional Troublemaker

This week I had the pleasure of sitting down with comedian, producer, author, and fellow Naija queen, Gina Yashere. She was the first and only British comic to perform on Def Comedy Jam and has three comedy specials on Netflix that she co-produced. She’s also a writer and series regular on the CBS sitcom Bob Hearts Abishola, which she co-created with Chuck Lorre.

Episode 24

Do Your Best (with Jovian Zayne) – Episode 24 of Professional Troublemaker

We have another encore episode this week on Professional Troublemaker. I’m in conversation with Jovian Zayne, international speaker, professional development coach, leader of the OnPurpose Movement, and overall embodiment of epicness.

Episode 23

Push Forward (with Latham Thomas) – Episode 23 of Professional Troublemaker

This week on Professional Troublemaker, I’m talking with wellness maven to the stars, self-proclaimed Mother of mothers, and our favorite queen regent of radical self-care, Latham Thomas.

Episode 22

Expand Your World (Luvvie’s Travel Essentials) – Episode 22 of Professional Troublemaker

This week on Professional Troublemaker, I’m re-airing an episode sharing all my travel favorites.

Episode 21

Say Yes (with Elizabeth Gilbert) – Episode 21 of Professional Troublemaker

This week on Professional Troublemaker, the tables have turned a bit and I’m being interviewed by fellow Professional Troublemaker Elizabeth Gilbert.

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Meet the Host

Luvvie Ajayi Jones is a TED speaker, 2x New York Times bestselling author and podcast host who thrives at the intersection of humor, technology and justice.

Known for her trademark wit, warmth, perpetual truth-telling, and ability to put into words the thoughts few dare to say, Luvvie has graced stages around the globe for some of the world’s most innovative companies and conferences, including Google, Facebook, Amazon, Twitter, MAKERS, SXSW and the Obama White House. Her wildly popular TED talk “Get comfortable with being uncomfortable” has over 8.1 million views and climbing.

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