Listen and Learn: 3 Podcasts for Emerging Entrepreneurs

Jan 25, 2019

If you are an emerging entrepreneur, then you already know that seeking out new skills and strategies is essential to turn your ideas into reality. But between school, homework and extracurricular activities, finding time to read the right books and keep up with the latest blogs can be a struggle – not ideal when maximizing your productivity is crucial to success.

So how can you get a steady stream of ideas and inspiration? Podcasts!

Packed with expert interviews, fascinating conversations and useful advice, podcasts are a chance to learn from the best minds in business and gain insights that apply to your entrepreneurial journey. Whether you're commuting to school, working out or just unwinding at the end of the day, podcasts can fit perfectly into your schedule at any time. Plus, with so many options to choose from, you are guaranteed to find episodes that are relevant to whatever you are working on.

Here are three entrepreneurship-focused podcasts that we think are some of the best to get you started.

Youpreneur FM Podcast

Chris Ducker is a proud British entrepreneur, best-selling author and international keynote speaker, who brings you his take on what it means to be a personal brand entrepreneur in the 21st century. This podcast covers everything from building a personal brand to delegating like a king and creating online products and services to marketing yourself as the go-to leader in your industry.

Typical Length: 22 Minutes  |  Frequency: Weekly

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The EntreLeadership Podcast

Hosted by Alex Judd, the EntreLeadership Podcast features lively discussions and tips on leadership and business by some of the top minds in the business, like Mark Cuban, Seth Godin, Jim Collins and Simon Sinek. With a wealth of information all in one place, this podcast will help you become a well-rounded entrepreneur.

Typical Length: 44 Minutes  |  Frequency: Weekly

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Building a StoryBrand

If you’re frustrated because you struggle to get the word out about your product or service, the Building a StoryBrand podcast will help. Donald Miller is the founder of StoryBrand, a company that helps businesses to refine their messaging strategy by focusing on the power of storytelling– an important concept for startups and small businesses. Harness the 2,000-year-old proven power of stories to get people talking about your brand, grow your company and have a blast doing it!

Typical Length: 41  Minutes  |  Frequency: Weekly

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