Last month, on a loooong car trip, something happened, and I didn’t think it was possible…
I ran out of podcasts in my iTunes queue. (Gasp!)
I don’t know about you, but I binge on podcasts and am always looking for something new to listen to on a long walk or drive.
To make sure that you (and me) never run out of great stuff to listen to, I asked 53 top digital marketers to share their 3 favorite business podcasts.
How to Navigate this List
- If you’re just interested in the most popular podcasts (as cited by our experts), start with the Top 10 list.
- If you’re curious what’s on your favorite marketer’s iPhone, browse the expert listing.
- If you’d like to see all the podcasts alphabetically, do that here.
The 10 Most Popular Business Podcasts, According to the Experts (2018 Edition)
Drum roll, please…
- The Tim Ferriss Show (Tim Ferriss)
- The Jordan Harbinger Show (Jordan Harbinger)
- How I Built This (Guy Raz)
- I Love Marketing (Dean Jackson and Joe Polish)
- Community Made (Jayson Gaignard)
- 10x Talk (Dan Sullivan and Joe Polish)
- Dexter Guff is Smarter Than You (Peter Oldring)
- Impact Theory (Tom Bilyeu)
- Marketing School (Neil Patel and Eric Siu)
- Masters of Scale (Reid Hoffman)
The Experts and What’s in Their Ear(pod)s
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Jordan Harbinger is the host of The Jordan Harbinger Show where he interviews brilliant people and makes their wisdom available to you!
Although Jordan has his own podcast, he also listens to Legends & Losers and James Altucher’s podcast.
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Andrew is the founder of Mixergy, a site where founders help each other by telling their stories and teaching what they do best. When he listens to podcasts, he is most likely listening to:
Business Wars (Andrew says look out for Netflix vs Blockbuster and Nike vs Adidas episodes).
Neil is a superstar marketer, New York Times Bestselling author and an entrepreneur who has helped Fortune 500 companies grow through marketing.
When Neil is not contributing or listening to the podcast he co-founded with Eric Siu, the Marketing School podcast, he is listening to the Tim Ferriss Show and the Growth Everywhere podcast.
Chris Brogan is CEO of Owner Media Group, providing strategy and skills for the modern business. He is also a highly sought after professional speaker and the New York Times bestselling author of nine books and counting. His latest is called Find Your Writing Voice. These are his favorite podcasts:
Dorie is a strategy consultant and professional speaker who has worked with top clients such as Google, Microsoft, Morgan Stanley. She is the author of Reinventing You, Stand Out, which was named the #1 Leadership Book of 2015 by Inc. magazine, and Entrepreneurial You, which was named one of the Top 10 Business Books of the Year by Forbes.
Whatever Dorie is listening to is worth checking out. Here are her favorite podcasts:
- Six Pixels of Separation with Mitch Joel
- Glambition Radio with Ali Brown
- So Money with Farnoosh Torabi
Amy teaches business owners, educators, and entrepreneurs the profitable action steps for building a highly engaged email list, creating online training courses, and using online marketing strategies to sell with ease.
Her podcast listening list includes:
Jeff is a blogger, speaker and best-selling author of The Art of Work & Real Artists Don’t Starve.
When Jeff is not writing or speaking, he is listening to Typology, Robcast and the Story Pirates podcast (for his son).
Josh is the founder of LinkedSelling. He helps B2B companies systematically build relationships to turn cold prospects into warm leads.
Josh listens to The Top by Nathan Latka, Tara Brach and The Secret to Success with CJ & Eric Thomas (he particularly loves Eric’s energy and message).
Andre is an expert internet marketer, creator of Autoresponder Madness and Tiny Little Businesses who has a penchant for email marketing done (very) differently. He loves listening to:
- Tim Ferriss
- Everyone Hates Marketers (Louis Grenier)
- The Knowledge Project with Shane Parrish
- Evolution of Medicine (this one is from the better-half of the Chaperon duo–Andre’s wife Anita 😉
If top digital marketer and SEO expert, Brian, who teaches people how to get higher rankings in Google (and YouTube) listens to these podcasts, perhaps you should, too.
Todd is the creator of the 90 Day Year and also the host of the Grit ‘n’ Hustle podcast. He helps ambitious people perform at an even higher level. Top on his podcast list are HBR IdeaCast, EntreLeadership, and How I Built This with Guy Raz.
Paul is an author, designer, podcaster, online course teacher and software creator. His mission is to help people learn how to build better (not bigger) businesses.
Paul gets great vibes and insight from Reply All, The Ezra Klein Show, and Dexter Guff is Smarter Than You
Dan helps entrepreneurs and business owners grow and scale their companies for greater profitability. In short, his passion is helping others reach their potential and that’s what Dan teaches on his show: Growth to Freedom.
His other favorite podcasts are:
James is an author, photographer, and weightlifter focused on habits and decision making. Top on his podcast listening list are The Tim Ferriss Show, and Freakonomics Radio hosted by Stephen Dubner.
Brad is a business and marketing strategist, who specializes in improving profits, top line revenue, and online sales for businesses. And, he’s the host of the Bacon Wrapped Business podcast. He listens to…
Danny is the founder of Mirasee, a best-selling author of multiple books including Engagement from Scratch and host of the Business Reimagined podcast.
Asked about his favorite podcasts Danny said he listens to Six Pixels of Separation (Mitch Joel), Startup Podcast (Gimlet Media), and The Tim Ferriss Show.
Chris helps entrepreneurs work less, accomplish more and live life on their own terms. He is a passionate entrepreneur, writer, and speaker from New York City.
These are his favorite podcasts:
Andy helps entrepreneurs scale their companies by finding ‘growth levers’. He is the co-Founder of The Foundation.
When asked about his favorite podcast, Andy said, “Aubrey Marcus is my favorite lately.”
Bob is a product developer cloaked as a marketer. He runs with the philosophy that tactics have a short shelf life, strategies have a medium shelf life, and relationships and communities are the only things that are truly enduring. Be sure to check out his podcast–15 Minute Email Academy (I was even a guest 😉
His favorite podcasts are…
Brian teaches freelancers (or 9-5ers) how to productize their services and own a self-sustaining business that is primed for growth.
He listens to Rework, Seeking Wisdom, and Startups For The Rest of Us.
Craig is a Productivity & Success Transformation Coach from Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is the author of The Perfect Day Formula: How to Own the Day and Control Your Life.
Here are Craig’s favorite podcasts:
Dov helps consultants, coaches, and experts get ideal clients – consistently. He is the author of How to Systematically and Consistently Attract First-Rate Clients.
Asked about his podcast playlist, Dov said, “These days, I tend to binge on podcasts.” Here are his top three podcasts:
Gene works with current and emerging leaders to discover new leadership strategies for company growth. He listens to Andy Stanley’s Leadership Podcast, Community Made, 10x Talk with Dan Sullivan and Joe Polish, and Leaders in the Trenches podcast.
Jason helps fast-growing, entrepreneurial companies gain an unfair advantage over their competition through the art and science of designing their “customer experience journey.”
His listens to…
JCron is a dangerously dedicated executive strategist who drives outcomes for industry-leading brands. He is currently at the intersection of his two greatest passions: leadership & entrepreneurship. His current project is Kajabi.
On his podcast listening list are Less Doing with Ari Miesel, I Love Marketing with Joe Polish and Dean Jackson, and the Tim Ferriss Show.
Joel helps online course creators, coaches, and consultants leverage webinars to sell their products and services, book phone appointments and generate qualified sales leads. He binges on:
Dr. Jeremy Weisz
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Jeremy is a serial entrepreneur, host of the INspired INsider Podcast where he interviews inspirational leaders and entrepreneurs, and co-founder of Rise25. He listens to the Jordan Harbinger Show, Smart Business Revolution, and the Impact Podcast by Tom Bilyeu.
John is an ex-Clinton White House Writer, a recovering attorney, host of The Smart Business Revolution Podcast, and co-founder of Rise25. He listens to…
- Coaching for Leaders with host Dr. Dave Stachowiak
- INspired INsider with Dr. Jeremy Weisz
- Exponential Wisdom with Peter Diamandis and Dan Sullivan
Matt is helping freelancers build a business around their dream lifestyle and living the same at Freelance Transformation. He listens to Tropical MBA, Make Money Online (Exposed), and The Tim Ferriss Show.
Mitch helps companies create multiple streams of recurring revenue using certification programs. He also interviews brilliant business owners who share their wisdom through his podcast–Your First Thousand Clients.
His favorite podcasts in order of preference are:
- Ken Courtright’s show: Today’s Growth, Growing Business Today
- The Tim Ferriss Show
- Dov Baron’s Full Monty Leadership
Whether you want to sing with your favorite rock star, have lunch with Donald Trump, get married in the Vatican, or dive to the wreck of the Titanic, Steve Sims is the guy who gets to yes when the answer for anyone else would be no.
He is the author of Blue Fishing: The Art of Making Things Happen. When asked, Steve said he loves the Impact Theory, Community Made Jayson Gaignard, and I Love Marketing.
Connect with Adrienne on Twitter
Adrienne helps business owners grow their following, build their email list, fill their webinar & drive more traffic to their blogs using FB Ads. She listens to Clients on Demand.
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Angelique is a mentor to entrepreneurs worldwide, teaching them to land lucrative corporate contracts… dishing insider secrets from both sides of the corporate buying table.
She’s a frequent listener of The Daily by The New York Times, David Neagle | The Successful Mind Podcast, and Resilient By Mike Kearney, Deloitte Advisory.
Blair is the CEO of Win Without Pitching and the author of The Win Without Pitching Manifesto and Pricing Creativity: A Guide to Profit Beyond the Billable Hour.
Blair listens to…
- Masters of Scale with Reid Hoffman.
- EconTalk with Russ Roberts.
- Dexter Guff is Smarter Than You (And You Can Be Too).
Brice is obsessed with Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO). He runs the only conversion rate optimization company that had the guts to hire its own CRO agency to build a second company from scratch.
He listens to How I Built This, Masters of Scale, The Unstoppable CEO, and one more…Entrepreneur on Fire.
Connect with David on LinkedIn
David is extremely dedicated to helping Online Business Owners and Entrepreneurs maximize both their Creative and Operational abilities. He’s a co-founder of Demio, one of our favorite webinar tools. These are David’s top podcasts:
David is a best-selling author, sought after keynote speaker, and associate professor of leadership and innovation at Oral Roberts University.
He listens to the Jordan Harbinger Show, Choiceology and The Learning Leader Show.
Jason helps independent professionals attract and lead better clients at The Incomparable Expert. (Fun fact…it was a conversation with Jason, that lead to the name The Unstoppable CEO…which describes you.)
Check out his podcast listening list:
Joe and is partner Matt Wolfe created the wildly useful site Evergreen Profits, and they host the Hustle and Flowchart Podcast–which made the list.
When he is not listening to Mike Dillard’s Self Made Man, he’s listening to Ryan Moran’s show–Freedom Fast Lane or The Tim Ferriss show.
Connect with Jonathan on Twitter
Jonathan is a full-time blogger who helps people build a business around their own blog. He’s listening to:
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Matthew is a consultant, author, and speaker who helps his clients generate more leads, convert more paying clients and scale into effortless profitability. He is the creator of Professional Persuasion and author of the self-help classic, How To Get A Grip.
Matthew listens to The Big Interview from Monocle, The Jordan Harbinger Show, and Seth Godin’s Akimbo
Connect with Michael on Twitter
Michael is a top internet and network marketer. He is the producer of The Kickass Life, Mechanic to Millionaire, and the host of The Solopreneur Hour. Michael listens to…
- Boss Mom Podcast with Dana Malstaff
- The Art of Paid Traffic with Rick Mulready
- The Jordan Harbinger Show
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Michael Zipursky is the CEO of Consulting Success and the author of The Elite Consulting Mind. Michael is an expert in helping consultants, and consulting firm owners, create marketing systems that consistently attract their ideal clients, significantly increase their average project value, and position them as an authority in their marketplace. Michael’s work has been featured in MarketingProfs, Financial Times, Huffington Post, HR Executive, Institute of Management Consultants, Consultant News, Maclean’s and many other publications.
Michael listens to Built to Sell Radio: John Warrillow; Freedom Fast Lane: Ryan Daniel Moran; and Your First Thousand Clients: Mitch Russo.
Nick is a serial entrepreneur with a passion for creating companies that disrupt the way people live. Nick is the co-founder of Leverage and the co-author of the book Idea to Execution.
His podcast listening includes:
Connect with Nicole on Twitter
Nicole is the founder of Interviews That Convert. She develops out-of-the-box solutions for businesses to get seen, get heard, and get clients!
She listens to Soulful PR with Janet Murray, Amplify Your Success with Melanie Benson, and Real Marketing Real Fast with Doug Morneau.
Ross is the founder of Hustle & Grind (eCommerce store for entrepreneurs), and offers content marketing services to brands and startups around the world.
Here’s Ross’ podcast list:
Russ is the founder of Design Pickle and author of The Sober Entrepreneur.
He is a frequent listener of the TropicalMBA, The Russ Perry Show (his show of course), and The Daily Fuel by Garrett J White.
Connect with Selena on Twitter
Selena is a publicity & marketing strategist who helps visionary entrepreneurs reach millions.
She often likes to tune-into the conversations by:
- Amy Porterfield: Online Marketing Made Easy
- Andrew Warner: Mixergy
- David Siteman Garland: Rise to The Top Podcast
Steve Olsher is an entrepreneur, creator/founder of The Reinvention Workshop, and author of Internet Prophets: The World’s Leading Experts Reveal How to Profit Online.
Steve listens to The Nice Guys on Business, Cool Things Entrepreneurs Do, and The Best Business Podcast
Zvi is the founder of Contactually, a relationship marketing platform. He previously consulted for a number of startups, executing their prototypes, helping with strategy, and was CTO of Workstreamer.
Here’s Zvi’s favorite podcast list:
David C. Baker
David C. Baker is an author, speaker, and advisor helping entrepreneurial experts make better business decisions.
David listens to the The Marketing Book Podcast, Dexter Guff is Smarter than You, and Econtalk.
Connect with Mandi on LinkedIn
Mandi Ellefson is the founder of The Hands-Off CEO. She calls herself a Scalable Freedom Strategist. She transforms owner managed 7 and 8 figure consultancies, agencies, tech businesses, and B2B service businesses and helps the owners to first recover 20-40 extra hours per month. Then use that time to scale up without working more hours.
And, when she’s not doing that, she’s listening to…
- 10X Talk – with Joe Polish and Dan Sullivan
- Art of Success Business School – David Neagle
- Leaders in the Trenches – Gene Hammett
Tom’s first job out of college was running nuclear power plants in the Navy. He’s run a nuclear reactor and a small business. He says, one was easy because it came with an instruction manual.
Now, he’s the guy that will get you booked on podcast interviews at Interview Valet. And, no surprise, he listens to a lot of podcasts. Here’s what you’ll find on his iPhone…
- Legends and Losers – hosted by Christopher Lochhead
- Onward Nation hosted by Stephen Woessner
- Flip My Funnel hosted by Sangram Vajre
The Full Podcast List
Amplify Your Success
Andy Stanley’s Leadership Podcast
Art of Success Business School
Aubrey Marcus Podcast
Bacon Wrapped Business
Boss Mom Podcast
Built to Sell Radio
Clients on Demand
Coaching for Leaders
Consulting Success Podcast
Cool Things Entrepreneurs Do
Dexter Guff is Smarter Than You
Entrepreneur On Fire
Everyone Hates Marketers
Evolution of Medicine
Experts On The Wire
Flip My Funnel
Freedom Fast Lane
Full Monty Leadership
How I Built This
Hustle And Flowchart
I Love Marketing
Leaders in the Trenches
Learning Leader Show
Legends & Losers
The Kevin Rose Show
Make Money Online: Exposed
Maria + Jane
Masters in Business
Masters of Scale
Kermode and Mayo’s Film Review
Mind Your Business
Noah Kagan Presents
Online Marketing Made Easy
Pursuit With Purpose
Read to Lead Podcast
Real Marketing Real Fast
Rise to The Top
School of Greatness
Self Made Man
Six Pixels of Separation
Smart Business Revolution
Smart Passive Income
Sold With Webinars
Sovereign Man Podcast
Stansberry Investor Hour
Startups For The Rest of Us
Tara Brach Podcast
The American Checklist
The Art of Paid Traffic
The Best Business Podcast
The Big Interview from Monocle
The Bob Lefsetz Podcast
The Daily Fuel
The Duct Tape Marketing Podcast
The Ezra Klein Show
The James Altucher Show
The Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
The Jordan Harbinger Show
The Knowledge Project with Shane Parrish
The Life Coach School
The Marketing Book Podcast
The Nice Guys on Business
The Russ Perry Show
The Secret to Success
The Successful Mind Podcast
The Tim Ferriss Show
The Top with Nathan Latka
The Tropical MBA
The Ultimate Entrepreneur Podcast
The Unstoppable CEO
Today’s Growth, Growing Business Today
Your First Thousand Clients
Wow! What an amazing list of shows. I’ve just added to my “Up Next” list on iTunes.
If you’re curious what I’m listening to, top on my list are The American Checklist (if you’re an American or want to understand us better, tune in), Freedom Fast Lane, and The Jordan Harbinger Show.
Now, I’d like to hear from you. What business podcasts are you listening to right now?
Chime in, in the comments below. And share this list with your friends.