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Top 5 Informative Business Podcasts You Must Listen to in 2021

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Are you looking for new ways to expand your entrepreneurial knowledge? Start listening to these top five business podcasts right away!

We’ve all grown to know and love podcasts. The ease of use and ability to multitask makes it no surprise that there are currently over two million podcasts and over forty-eight million podcasts episodes available (Podcast Insights, 2021). Whether you listen on the go or whilst doing chores, podcasts allow us to always have the time to learn something new.  Business podcasts are goldmines of insightful knowledge from some of the most influential and inspiring players in the game. But with the listening options being so generous, how are you to know which are the best business podcasts out there? That’s why we’re here.  

Speaking to different team members we’ve compiled a list of the most noteworthy business podcasts out there. 

Note: The list is in no particular order!

Best Business Podcasts at a Glance:

  • The Diary of a CEO by Steven Bartlett 
  • How I Build This by Guy Raz 
  • The School of Greatness by Lewis Howes
  • The Tim Ferriss Show by Tim Ferriss
  • Goal Digger by Jenna Kutcher

The Diary of a CEO by Steven Bartlett

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If you’ve spent longer than 30 seconds on LinkedIn, you should recognise this face. Steven Bartlett is the founder of Social Chain, an integrated social media company. Starting from the ground up, Bartlett built his company from his bedroom and now has an estimated $220m annual revenue.  

In his podcast, The Diary of a CEO, Bartlett shares insights from guests with different backgrounds, experiences, and learnings. Providing exclusive behind the scenes content of what it is like being an entrepreneur. 

This podcast stands out for its interesting guests, flowing conversations and valuable lessons in how you can navigate business better. 

How I Built This by Guy Raz

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Guy Raz is a journalist, correspondent, radio host and one of the most popular podcasters in history. Raz is no stranger to podcasting and has multiple podcasts racking up an astonishing 19 million listeners A MONTH.  

In How I Built This Raz deep dives into the stories behind some of the most successful companies in the world. As a result, How I Built This offers interesting behind-the-scenes of how innovators and entrepreneurs got to where they are today. 

Guy Raz being an excellent interviewer means that he can get the very best out of every guest. Due to this, every episode provides you with informative insight into how businesses become successful.

The School of Greatness by Lewis Howes

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Lewis Howes is a best-selling author, lifestyle entrepreneur and high-performance business coach. After an injury halted his career as an American football player Howes went down the podcasting route. His podcast, The School of Greatness, now has over 100 million downloads. 

In this podcast, Howes interviews some of the most successful people on this planet, such as: leaders in business, sports, science, entertainment and more. Although not every episode is directly related to business and entrepreneurship, they all focus on encouraging personal growth that can be applied to your business life. 

This podcast is designed to help you unlock your inner greatness. 

The Tim Ferriss Show by Tim Ferriss

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Tim Ferriss is an early-stage technology investor/advisor who has had multiple successful books and, of course, the extremely popular podcast: The Tim Ferriss Show. With over 700 million downloads and a frequent spot at #1 in Apple podcast business podcast, a mention in this post might go without saying. 

In each episode, Ferriss dives deep into his guests, who are some of the biggest players in the game. He is able to extract tools, tactics, and tips from them for his listeners to apply to their businesses. Enabling you to stay ahead of the game and use their knowledge to excel in your business.

Goal Digger by Jenna Kutcher

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Digital marketing expert and CEO Jenna Kutcher started her career as a small-town Minnesota photographer. She then went onto making a multi-million-dollar empire. She uses her knowledge and experience to help guide others. Kutcher is great for any smaller business owners that need practical guidance on how to grow a business.

With 1.5 million downloads each month, Goal Digger aims to pave the way with actionable episodes. From interviews with some of the top female bosses to the best pointers for productivity, social media strategy and business hacks.

This podcast will leave you feeling prepared and motivated to get it done! 

Happy Listening!

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