If you are an entrepreneur in 2018, you have the luxury of having industry mentors at your fingertips through the convenience of podcasts. Yes, you can still attend seminars, training and conferences to keep your professional development in check, however, podcasts are a growing trend that offer valuable insights and inspiration. Best of all, there is no cost and you can listen to them at your convenience!
So, which podcasts offer good value? With a long list to choose from, we’ve scoped out the top ten entrepreneur podcasts we think hit the mark. The next time you’re looking for something to listen to on your daily commute or in your down time, have a listen to find one that value adds to your business.
- TED Talks Business
Share the stage with some of the world’s greatest innovators, entrepreneurs and business researchers as they present their stories and insights from TED conferences, TEDx events and partner events from around the world.
- The Confessions of a Misfit Entrepreneur
Entrepreneur, Kate Toon created not one but three highly successful businesses without any master plan, rich investors, or input from smarmy sales gurus. In Confessions of a Misfit Entrepreneur, Kate shares how she went from business nobody to business success. Packed with tips, hints, stories and strategies, it’s a hilarious, honest and non-fluffy guide to being the kind of entrepreneur YOU want to be.
- How I Built This
Guy Raz dives into the stories behind some of the world’s best known companies. How I Built This weaves a narrative journey about innovators, entrepreneurs and idealists—and the movements they built.
- Stevie Says Social
Learn how to lift your social media game as Stevie covers off on all things social media, content and digital marketing. Find out what really works and what does not, how to stand out from the crowd, attract more followers and boost customer conversions and most importantly, how to have fun while doing it.
- The Business Experiment
Get ready to get real with savvy businesswomen, Jemimah and Shevnonne as they talk about what it’s like to be in business – the good, the bad, the ugly – and everything in between.
If you’re not up-to-date on the latest social media and marketing strategies for your small business, Suzi Dafnis and Michelle Falzon of HerBusiness, can certainly help. Tune in for practical advice and tips on how to get traction with your marketing and turn your content into sales.
A series by award-winning narrative podcasting company, Gimlet Media. Tune in as they talk about what it’s really like to start a business.
- The Recipe for SEO Success Show
Expand your understanding of all things Search Engine Optimisation and learn from experts you can trust. Listen to award winning SEO copywriting and Consultant Kate Toon chat with her expert guests about all things Google including: -Optimisation tips and techniques -The latest SEO news and updates -Real life SEO case studies and critiques -Focus on different aspects of SEO from link building and local to ecommerce and engagement.
- Being Boss
Hosted by self-proclaimed besties, Kathleen Shannon and Emily Thompson, they touch on what it takes to launch your own business, how much work is involved and how to be the boss in your work and in life.
- The Fizzle Show
A great podcast for aspiring creative entrepreneurs and honest business builders who are keen to earn a living doing something they love and care about.