We are pretty lucky to have a veritable wealth of podcasts at our fingertips in this day and age. There is simply so much knowledge floating out in the digital world, just waiting to be absorbed and applied to our lives. But it can be tricky to decide which of these podcasts are actually worth listening to - and that's why we're here to help. Below, we've highlighted three of our favorite podcasts that speak directly to go-getting, forward-thinking entrepreneurs.
In a Nutshell: Entrepreneurs and innovators share stories behind the movements, concepts, companies, and products they built. They outline the entire progression, exposing the failures and celebrating the achievements. Listeners will undoubtedly be familiar with several of the companies that are featured in the series, including Rent the Runway, Rolling Stone, and Samuel Adams craft beer.
Good for: Inspiration, idea development, motivation – in short, getting the creative juices flowing
In a Nutshell: Meet Amy Porterfield, a results-driven online marketing guru who was named by Forbes as one of the Top 50 Social Media Power Influencers. Through her “action-by-action” process, she educates listeners on how to create a successful online business. She’s determined to boost confidence, peel away the intimidating layers of online marketing, and ensure that entrepreneurs see real momentum in the flow of their business.
Good for: Start-ups and solopreneurs interested in DIY business & savvy, results-oriented online marketing techniques
In a Nutshell: Everything in our lives is connected: make an improvement in one area, and it will produce a domino effect that tumbles naturally into the other areas. Simplify’s no-nonsense, blunt episode titles (i.e. “Your Brain Is Not a Hard Drive” and “You Have More Time Than You Think”) serve as frank reminders that the power to simplify our lives rests in our own hands. Through changing our everyday habits and overall perceptions, we can drastically alter the way we experience our lives, leading to the extraction of more enjoyment and productivity from each day.
Good for: Work-life balance, health and well-being, personal development, self-improvement