About What Works

What Works helps you go from just trying to keep up to staying ahead of the curve.

 We offer carefully curated recommendations, a unique lens on headlines that matter to you, and an original analysis of key questions and trends. You’ll find a multidisciplinary approach to work and business, drawing on philosophy, sociology, economics, critical theory, management thinking, and psychology.

Whether you’re a small business owner, independent worker, or creative thinker, What Works offers in-depth, well-researched content you won’t find anywhere else. The weekly podcast and newsletter, as well as our twice-weekly Instagram content, are all free of charge.

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Tara McMullin, What Works

About Tara McMullin

Tara McMullin is a podcast host, writer, and speaker who’s been making business make sense for small business owners for over 12 years. She’s the host of What Works, a podcast about entrepreneurship for humans that’s been downloaded over 4 million times. She’s also the co-founder of YellowHouse.Media, a podcast production agency. Tara brings a unique perspective to business thinking informed by her background in theology, interest in endurance training and critical theory, and strengths as an autistic creator. She’s a bestselling business instructor on CreativeLive and a TEDx speaker, as well as a frequent guest on top business podcasts like Being Boss, Unemployable, and The Get Paid podcast.