10 inspirational podcasts for the busy business owner


Spend a bit of time commuting or travelling for work?  Podcasts are the new radio.

Here are 10 free series that will educate and entertain whether you’re going long distance on a sales trip or stuck in city traffic.  Find them on the author’s website, Spotify or iTunes.

  1. TED Talks are super popular and there are thousands to choose from.  Top picks include Simon Sinek and Brene Brown.
  2. Lewis Howes School of Greatness: Downloaded over 4 million times a month, hear interviews with world-class game changers in entrepreneurship, health, athletics, mindset, and relationships.
  3. The Bite-Size BizRoom: 15-minute podcasts with business advice you can easily action to grow your business.
  4. The Mike Dillard Podcast: Captivating interviews with inspiring leaders to help you fulfill your potential.
  5. The Happiness Lab: Surprising and inspiring stories based on the latest scientific research that will change the way you think about happiness.
  6. Building a Storybrand: Donald Miller has helped thousands of businesses grow by getting them to clarify their marketing messages.
  7. How I Built ThisGuy Raz dives into the stories behind some of the world’s best-known companies.  Hear about innovators, entrepreneurs and idealists — and the movements they built.
  8. The Mindset Mentor: 10-20 minute podcasts designed to give small business owners a motivational boost.
  9. Goal Digger: A live workshop-style podcast to help business people redefine success, chase bolder dreams and tackle their biggest goals.
  10. RISE is a series of bold conversations with business powerhouses and personal development leaders that offers real-life valuable takeaways.