10 cracking business podcasts that will get you hooked

- January 27, 2022 4 MIN READ

Want to be more business savvy? Get a daily dose of business nous by listening to these awesome business podcasts from Australia and around the world.

1. TED Talks Business

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Whatever your business conundrum, there’s a TED Talk for that – whether you want to learn how to land that promotion, set smart goals, undo injustice at work, or unlock the next big innovation. Because business evolves every day, and our ideas about it should, too.

Listen to the TED Business podcast here.

2. First Act from Kochie’s Business Builders

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First Act shares the origin tales and inspirational stories of Australia’s most innovative business owners and personalities. Hosted by Kochie’s Business Builders’ editors Cec Busby and Adam Bub, these frank conversations deliver a deep dive into the genesis of success. Cec, Adam and their guests unpack the motivations that fired up their journeys and explore the road travelled to reach their goals.

Listen to the First Act podcast here.

3. WorkFlow with Steve Glaveski

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Steve Glaveski’s mission is to help you unlock your potential to do more great work in far less time, whether you’re working as part of a team or flying solo, and to set you up for a richer life. Each episode of WorkFlow covers insights into topics like blocking out time for maximum productivity, beating Zoom fatigue, the value of saying ‘no’, and much more.

Listen to the WorkFlow podcast here.

4. Flying Solo

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This weekly podcast from the Flying Solo team is hosted by editor Cec Busby. The Flying Solo podcast is the show for those starting or growing a small business. Join host Cec as she talks with inspiring soloists and expert guests on all things solo, micro and small business.

Listen to the Flying Solo podcast here.

5. The Mentor with Mark Bouris

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Mark Bouris speaks to business owners and entrepreneurs, finding out what makes them tick and their plans for growth. Some business owners are on the way up and enjoying new success, others are at a turning point. Mark digs into their stories and finds out why they set out to create their own path, their challenges and where they go from here. Based on his own personal experiences and learnings, he also passes on his own guidance on how to take their business to the next level.

Listen to The Mentor with Mark Bouris podcast here.

6. Mumbition

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Mumbition, the podcast by Mums & Co, shares career and parenting stories. Each episode features a special guest providing inspirational personal stories and practical tips for how to start and stay in business, maintain your wellbeing, unapologetically blend motherhood and ambition and much more.

Listen to the Mumbition podcast here.

7. Tropical MBA

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The podcast for location-independent business owners. The Tropical MBA podcast aims to show you the inside story of the people who are building ‘micro-multinational’ businesses while they travel the world. The show is used in business school curriculums across the US, and has been downloaded over 1 million times in 100+ countries.

Listen to the Tropical MBA podcast here.

8. Tradies In Business

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Whether you’re a plumber, electrician, builder, motor mechanic, landscaper, tiler, glazier, painter, carpenter, concreter or any of the myriad of trades and contractors that keep the world running, this podcast has been produced with you in mind. Hosts, Warrick ‘Waz’ Bidwell and Nicole ‘Nic’ Cox, interview guests on a range of topics such as marketing, finance, human resources, legal issues, mindset, motivation, physical and mental health, industry updates and more.

Listen to the Tradies In Business podcast here.

9. Small Business, Big Marketing

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In this award winning podcast business owners share where their original business idea came from, how they got it to market and the strategies they used that led to their business’s unprecedented growth. Host and marketing expert Timbo Reid’s curiosity for what makes business owners tick and his passion for small business success means that every episode is chock full of marketing gold that will help you build that beautiful business of yours into the empire it deserves to be.

Listen to the Small Business Big Marketing podcast here.

10. BizChix

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Learn how to master your mindset, grow as a leader, refine your strategies and gain visibility in your field. Join award-winning host, coach, author and business strategist Natalie Eckdahl as she helps women entrepreneurs own their role as CEO through business trainings, on-air coaching calls and expert interviews.

Listen to the BizChicks podcast here.

Article updated for 2022. 

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