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Four Best Business Podcasts To Listen To

The Go-tos For Business Insights And Inspiration

Thinking of trying out podcasts? Here are some of most popular business podcasts in the world to get you started.

Tim Ferriss Show

The Tim Ferriss Show is known to be the top business podcast on all of iTunes, ranked #1 out of over 300,000 podcasts on numerous occasions and it has been selected as “Best of” iTunes for three years running. Tim Ferriss dedicates his podcast to uncovering the best performers in their field, breaking down their techniques and thought process.

Check out some of Ferriss’ incredibly in-depth interviews, uncovering the time-management tricks, exercise habits and favourite books of renowned Silicon Valley investors Marc Andreessen and Chris Sacca, as well as his lessons in skills such as negotiation.


NPR’s “Planet Money”

For those who want to gain greater insight on the finance world and the most relevant issues driving the economy, this is the perfect podcast whether you’re an expert in the field or not. From unearthing what causes the rise and fall of oil prices to the booming wild ginseng market, the team produces entertaining and well-researched reports on the most timely and relevant topics twice a week.


HBR Ideacast 

Known as one of the leading resource for business news and research, The Harvard Business Review has a free weekly audio podcast bringing to you the analysis and advice of the leading minds in management. Past guests include Eric Schmidt from Google, Harvard professors, biologists, and more.

They also just launched a six-episode series focusing on gender and the workplace. The podcast promises to “untangle some of the knottiest issues around being a woman in the workplace,” including finding “authentic” female leadership, and the changing landscape of sexual harassment.


The Joe Rogan Experience

For those fancying something more lighthearted and still highly informative, this is the podcast for you. Hosted by comedian, UFC color commentator, and former Fear Factor host Joe Rogan with friends and guests that have included comedians, actors, musicians, MMA instructors and commentators, authors, artists, and porn stars. The Joe Rogan Experience was voted the Best Comedy Podcast of 2012 on iTunes.