The world of podcasts is a free and convenient way to get advice from other entrepreneurs to take your business to the next level.
With hundreds of podcasts out there, it can be overwhelming to know where to start.
So, we’ve curated a list of the best 5 podcasts for young entrepreneurs, packed with insights from successful business leaders, industry experts and start-up founders.
Whether you’re just starting out, or looking to grow your business, these podcasts will give you the knowledge and inspiration you need to succeed!
This Pitch is ideal if you're a start-up company looking to get an investment. Each episode features entrepreneurs pitching their business to a panel of investors.
It's kind of like 'Dragons Den', but better, because you’ll hear first-hand the challenges of getting funding and starting a new business.
It's a great learning tool as you’ll get an idea of what a pitch that secures an investment sounds like, and the sort of questions investors might ask.
It also emphasises the importance of resilience and perseverance when rejected, and shows how these businesses still continue to improve and go after their goals.
Diary of a CEO
Hosted by Steven Bartlett, Diary of a CEO is one of the top podcasts for young entrepreneurs.
A little backstory: Steven dropped out of university and started a marketing company -‘Social Chain’ at 18. At 26, the company was generating over £600 million in revenue per year!
He resigned as CEO at 27 and started his podcast, where he shares personal anecdotes and interviews with other successful business owners.
Steven’s journey will inspire you to keep pushing through the ups and downs of entrepreneurship, and his interviews will give you practical advice on leadership, personal growth and running a profitable business.
The Tim Ferris Show
If you’re looking to learn more about the tactics, tools and routines used by some of the most world’s most accomplished individuals, then the Tim Ferris Show is the one for you.
Tim Ferris is a well-known entrepreneur, author and investor.
He and his guests, from different fields like sports and entertainment, love to try new things and take risks with their businesses.
So, you’ll get a real insight into the obstacles they faced and how they overcame them.
Also, you’ll get a sneak peek into their habits and strategies that have helped them become successful, which you can start using too!
The Goal Digger Podcast
This podcast is all about helping badass female entrepreneurs build successful online businesses and leave the 9-5 grind.
Hosted by marketing expert Jenna Kutcher, this podcast is jam-packed with actionable advice on topics including social media, branding, productivity and building a successful online business.
The main aim of this podcast is to help women feel empowered wherever they are in their entrepreneurial journey, encouraging them to take risks and pursue their passions.
Masters of Scale
And finally, if you’ve been in the game for a while now and you're looking to grow your business, then Masters of Scale is just what you need.
Hosted by co-founder of LinkedIn Reid Hoffman, he interviews entrepreneurs who have successfully scaled their start-up businesses into global brands with millions of customers, like Nike and Netflix.
Not only will you get entrepreneurial advice, but you’ll also gain an insight into their human journey, hear about their failures and setbacks, and what they learned from their mistakes along the way.
To wrap it up, podcasts are an absolute game-changer for young entrepreneurs.
They’re basically like having your own squad of experienced mentors giving you their best tips and tricks to help you succeed in your business.
So, which of these podcasts are you going to listen to next?
By Sanoja Indraneru
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