Chances are, you’re probably at work meditating on your business idea for quite sometime, but have no idea where to start. Sound like you? You’re in luck, because we’ve got 10 great podcasts to inform, inspire, and motivate you at every step of your entrepreneurship journey.
“How I Built This” covers the incredible stories behind the companies we know and love today. Every week, host Guy Raz talks one-on-one with the founders, innovators, and entrepreneurs who made it happen, and about the unique challenges they faced along the way.
Recommended episode: Shopify: Tobias Lütke
Speaking of Shopify, “Shopify Masters,” hosted by Shopify/Felix Thea, is another great podcast for budding entrepreneurs looking to build a successful online business. If you’re looking to sell or already sell on the Shopify platform, this is a helpful resource. You’ll learn helpful marketing tips to grow your business, ranging from social media strategy to content marketing to paid ads.
Recommended episode: Common Dropshipping Mistakes (and What to Do Instead)
Your daily dose of insight on how to earn extra income if you already work a regular job. Hosted by Chris Guillebeau and the Onward Project, you’ll learn from experienced side hustlers what to expect when taking on a project.
Recommended episode: The Live Cricket Dropshipping Hustle
The #1 podcast for all things dropshipping. Host Brian McCumber dives deep into the real-life stories of successful six-figure and million-dollar dropship pros, and how they built and grew their businesses. Topics range from ecommerce and dropshipping tips, Facebook ads, and Google ads.
For all the proud black-owned businesses and aspiring black entrepreneurs, the Black Entrepreneur Blueprint is for you. This podcast contains “no B.S. step-by-step instructions on how to launch, build, and grow your business from an entrepreneur that has actually done it.” Each episode features a discussion about each entrepreneur’s own journey, the unique challenges they faced along the way, and specific, actionable steps to building a brand people know and trust.
Recommended episode: Episode 274 – Jay Jones – Brand Builder Academy 2020 – Build Your Six Figure Brand
EcomCrew is an ecommerce podcast promising episodes on “real world eCommerce Experience without Any Online Marketing Fluff.” Co-hosts Mike and Dave dive deep into everyday real-world issues surrounding ecommerce, from warehousing to Amazon’s selling tactics in China.
Recommended episode: Yes, a Successful Dropshipping Business is STILL Possible in 2019
Successful ecommerce entrepreneur Andrew Youderian gives you the tools you need to build your own brand. Youderian has built two dropshipping companies yielding over a million in sales to date. Find out more.
Recommended episode: Talking WordPress, WooCommerce & Events with Chris Lema
Your helpful guide to alternative income streams, ecommerce and marketing strategies. Hosted by Pat Flynn.
Recommended episode: The Next BIG Thing for Marketers Is… Email?
A weekly podcast centered on phenomenal female entrepreneurs who bootstrapped their businesses and the unique challenges that come with being a female founder.
10. Mixergy Podcast
One of the top podcasts for ecommerce entrepreneurs Mixergy Podcast discusses the ins and outs of running an online business. With over 1,000 interviews with successful entrepreneurs, you can find the answer to almost any question you have.
Recommended episode: Building a big business off of an existing platform like WordPress
Did we miss one of your favorites? Let us know which podcasts inspire you most in the comments below.
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