Each week, more Americans listen to podcasts than have Netflix accounts.
Since it began in the early 2000s, podcasting has grown drastically and steadily. Just from 2018 to 2021, podcast listeners have increased by 29.5%.
Thus far in 2022, 51% of the population has listened to a podcast, with over one-third of Americans listening to podcasts regularly.
With a variety of business-related podcasts available, how do you choose which to listen to first?
Top Business-Related Podcasts
1. How I Built This
2. The Mind Your Business Podcast
3. The Brutal Trust About Sales and Selling
4. The Growth Show
5. TED Business
6. The Goal Digger
7. Beyond The To-Do List
8. Improving Sales Performance Series
9. Sell Smarter. Sell Faster.
We’ve gathered some of the most popular business growth podcasts. These are both statistically proven as the best, and some of our personal favorites. These business-related podcasts cover categories like entrepreneurship and the entrepreneurial journey, marketing and sales, productivity, and personal wellness.
Host, Guy Raz is one of the most popular podcasters in history because of his unique style. The baseline of this podcast is about innovators, entrepreneurs, and idealists that make a lot of money, but Raz taps into the personal journey of who, what, when, where, and why.
What is the secret to success? James Wedmore, an 8-figure online entrepreneur, believes success is created by mindset over strategy, magic over metrics, and attitude over action. In this podcast, he untangles the common misconception that hustle, and hard work are all it takes to be successful.
Aimed more towards salespeople, this podcast is for any rep with a passion for selling. Some topics covered focus on cold calling, spin selling, challenger sale, solution selling, advanced selling skills. strategic selling, LinkedIn, SaaS, sales leadership, sales management, social media, b2b marketing, maverick selling method and how sales has changed.
Gain motivation, increase productivity and learn what it’s like to grow a business, build a team, or create a movement. Guests on this podcast include both entrepreneurs and executives who have achieved remarkable growth in their fields and want to share their stories of success.
Some of the world's greatest innovators, entrepreneurs, and business researchers share their stories and insights from the stage at TED conferences, TEDx events, and partner events around the world. Find them all, and more, on TED Business!
The Goal Digger Podcast is a live-workshop style business and marketing podcast packed with actionable step-by-step tips that are helping thousands redefine success and chase bolder dreams. You can train with the experts on how to dig in, do the work, and tackle your biggest goals along the way.
Overwhelmed by all the hats you wear in life? Listen in as Erik Fisher talks with productivity experts as they share how they implement practical productivity strategies in their personal and professional lives. We explore all aspects of productivity and the true end goal of productivity: living a meaningful life.
We can’t forget about our own livecasts (soon-to-be podcasts).
The Improving Sales Performance Series is hosted by Matt Sunshine who speaks with guests that are thought leaders, experts, and industry gurus, to share their insight, tips, and knowledge on various topics that help companies improve sales performance.
Sell Smarter. Sell Faster. is focused on sales growth and hosted by Dani Buckley, VP/GM at LeadG2. Viewers can expect fresh insights, strategies, and real-world examples that will help business leaders take their sales performance to the next level.
Why Listen to Business Podcasts?
Listening to business podcasts is a way to use your time effectively during “downtime.” Downtime is different for everyone – whether it’s a commute in the car, relaxing at home, or background noise while working.
As you continue finding ways to grow and develop, tune into any one of these business-related podcasts!