12 Expert Podcasts for the Rising Entrepreneur

August 19, 2015 - 8 minutes read

In today’s online media space podcasts can be used as a significant learning tool, especially for new entrepreneurs. These podcasts shows allow experts in their field to discuss a variety of ideas and bring about new perspectives to change our mindsets from the everyday to the extraordinary.

One of the best ways to grow your business and equip yourself with the tools for success is to learn from the experts who have been through it all. Business and marketing for young entrepreneurs is one of the most popular categories, and each of these experts have something that sets them above the rest.

1. The Cardone Zone

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Grant Cardone offers insights and advice to help the middle class break out and achieve true freedom in business, career and finance. Each week New York Times best selling author, self made multimillionaire, entrepreneur, and international sales expert Grant Cardone focuses on matters affecting the middle class. Whether it’s jobs and careers, finance, entrepreneurship, Grant’s real, raw in-your-face delivery serves as a wake up call for anyone ok with just being comfortable. The Cardone Zone is like no other business show presently on air. After one viewing you’ll be inspired to make success your duty, responsibility and obligation as you break free of the middle class and break into true freedom.

2. The School of Greatness

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Lewis Howes is an author, Lifestyle Entrepreneur, former pro athlete and world record holder in football. The goal of the School of Greatness is to share inspiring stories from the most brilliant business minds, world class athletes and influential celebrities on the planet; to help you find out what makes great people great.

3. Online Marketing Made Easy – Amy Porterfield

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“Facebook Marketing All in One for Dummies” co-author and online entrepreneur Amy Porterfield shows you exactly how to monetize your online marketing and blogging efforts using her own tested, ACTIONABLE lead generation strategies — so you can successfully launch and promote a new program, grow your email list, get more leads, build your authority, turn your customers into raving advocates OR simply find the time (and mindset!) to rock your social media and content marketing.

4. Being Boss – Emily Thompson & Kathleen Shannon

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A podcast for creative entrepreneurs. From Emily Thompson and Kathleen Shannon. Get your business together. Get yourself into what you do, and see it through. Being boss is hard. Blending work and life is messy. Making a dream job of your own isn’t easy. But getting paid for it, becoming known for it, and finding purpose in it, is so doable – if you do the work.

5. The Chalene Show

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Tips, resources, interviews and practical steps to help you improve energy, balance, organization, health, fitness, relationships, focus, faith and happiness. Each episode is designed to give you strategies and simple steps you can implement today to become a better, more balanced, happier version of yourself. This podcast will feel like you’re sitting down to chat with someone who believes in you, adores you and only wants the best for you! The Chalene Show is fit life coaching, personal development, personal growth, priorities, productivity. faith, family, fashion and humor all rolled into one.

6. The Jacquesvh Podcast

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The Jacquesvh Podcast is all about entrepreneurship and living life on your terms whilst doing what you love. I am speaking to entrepreneurs, authors, celebrities, athletes and top performers from all over the world to bring you advice, inspiration and unforgettable stories of how they pushed passed their doubts and fears to turn their passions into successful business ventures whilst living life on their terms. The definition of greatness varies from person to person and result to result, therefore I go through the paces of finding people to inspire you to be great and share some insight into their lives for you to learn from. I’m passionate about helping you achieve greatness in your business and your life.

7. The Pitch Podcast

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The show where founders pitch their startups to investors. We find early stage startups, listen to their pitch and help them raise money from our audience of angel investors. VC – Startups – Angel Investing – Seed Funding – Venture Capital – The Pitch Podcast

8. Ask Gary Vee Show Podcast

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The #AskGaryVee show is a place where Gary Vaynerchuk will answer your questions about marketing, social media, and entrepreneurship. Want to get on the show? Tweet your question with #AskGaryVee!

9. The Good Life Project – Jonathan Fields

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Inspirational, unfiltered conversations and stories about finding meaning, happiness, purpose, inspiration, motivation, spirituality, love, confidence and success in life. From iconic world-shakers to everyday people, every story matters.

10. The James Altucher Show

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James Altucher is a successful entrepreneur, investor, board member, and the writer of 11 books including the recent WSJ Bestseller, “Choose Yourself!” (foreword by Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter). He has started and sold several companies for eight figure exits. He’s on the board of a billion revenue company, has written for The Financial Times, The New York Observer, and over a dozen popular websites for the past 15 years. He’s run several hedge funds, venture capital funds, and is a successful angel investor in technology, energy, and biotech. He has also lost all his money, made it back, lost it, made it back several times and openly discusses how he did it in his columns and books.

11. The Tim Ferriss Show

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Tim Ferriss is a self-experimenter and bestselling author, best known for The 4-Hour Workweek, which has been translated into 40+ languages. Newsweek calls him “the world’s best human guinea pig,” and The New York Times calls him “a cross between Jack Welch and a Buddhist monk.” In this show, he deconstructs world-class performers from eclectic areas (investing, chess, pro sports, etc.), digging deep to find the tools, tactics, and tricks that listeners can use.

12. StartUp – Gimlet Media

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StartUp. A new podcast about what happens when someone who knows nothing about business starts one. With Alex Blumberg from This American Life & Planet Money.