Recently someone recommended I download Overcast and listen to a few podcasts. Initially, I was hesitant, as I’m more of a reader than a listener, but I love that I can listen to them on the go, while taking a walk, or even over my morning coffee. Also see: How to publish your podcast on iTunes using SoundCloud My biggest struggle is finding good podcasts to listen to. I like listening to podcasts around entrepreneurship, productivity, or lifehacking in general. Here’s my take on the best podcasts for entrepreneurs. All of these podcasts offer advice either from the host, or the guests, in a format that entrepreneurs will enjoy. 13 Best Business Podcasts for Entrepreneurs & SoloPreneurs: 1. Smart Passive Income Pat Flynn was one of the first bloggers I followed religiously. Mostly it was his income reports that had me excited about blogging for money, but his advice has always been spot-on as well. With his podcast, he showcases lessons learned from … [Read more...] about 13 Must-listen Podcasts for Serious Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurship is not an easy road to walk upon. It's filled with extreme pain and agony. Not everyone can overcome them and be successful; you need to persistent with your action if you want to be an entrepreneur. Entrepreneurship becomes even more difficult when in the boring 9-6 job. When in the job you never have enough time for your entrepreneurial dreams as at many occasions you are already occupied with office work. You have to deal with a great amount of pressure and during this journey filled with pain and agony, some fall apart and give up on their dreams. While some stick to them and emerge victoriously. There are a lot of small things that determine and play a very active role in your success. Some notice them some don't. Let's see what are they. Many of the business legends that we know today started very late in their life. Be optimistic. When time passes you by, that doesn't mean that you cannot start now, or you have invested that time doing something which is not … [Read more...] about Do You Have The Eye Of An Entrepreneur?
While the world has witnessed some of the genius inventors and industrialists who have gone on to change the world, there are very few of them of the caliber of Elon Musk. We all adore the inventions of Nikola Tesla, Alan Turing, the Wright brothers, Henry Ford and so forth. Their work has inspired and challenged the traditional practices, making way for something that was never conspired before. When we talk about modern-day visionary geniuses of that stature, there are few of them. One such visionary geniuses to have changed multiple industries is Elon Musk. Elon Musk is the real-life Tony Stark portrayed in the Iron Man Hollywood series. No doubt why Robert Downey Jr approached director Jon Favreau suggesting that they meet Elon Musk for portraying the character of Tony Stark better. P.S. There’s also a cameo of Elon Musk in The Iron Man 2 movie! Let’s take a dive into the life of Elon Musk and how this visionary genius has inspired mind-boggling innovations achieving … [Read more...] about Elon Musk- The Complete Journey of a Visionary Entrepreneur
When you’ve been blogging for a while, you may come to a point when you’re looking for other ways to tell your story or share your ideas. If you’ve already tried several ways of sharing content beyond written words, then a podcast might just be your next best move. So why start a podcast? It’s really quite simple. A podcast is a way to reach an audience that you wouldn’t reach otherwise with just your blog. There is an increasing number of people who listen to podcasts more than they read blogs. In a recent report, 33% of Americans have listened to at least one podcast.¹ That’s a huge number of people listening to content in podcast form. Don’t you want in on all the potential traffic it could bring to your blog? While a podcast is a great way to bring new readers to your blog, it’s not the only reason you should start one. In addition to new followers, you connect with your audience on a more personal level. Hearing someone speak … [Read more...] about 10 Pro Tips For Starting Your First Podcast as a Beginner
A little more than 2 years ago, I joined a good friend and a few other guys in the beginning stages of their startup. My friend said, "Kenneth, you can email a business. And you can call a business. But wouldn't it just make sense to be able to text a business? That's what we're trying to make happen." I was sold. Shortly after, I joined Text Request and began life as an entrepreneur. People tell you to fail fast and learn quickly when you're an entrepreneur. But for whatever reason, they always leave out any practical steps that could actually help you. It's a shame, too, because there's plenty of simple guidance that could save a lot of time, effort, heartache, and money. Must read: 5 Things All First-Time Entrepreneurs Need To Know Since starting at Text Request, I've also stumbled my way into turning a few other skills and opportunities into income. I'm neither rich nor hugely successful by any means. But I'm far enough along to realize what would have been good to … [Read more...] about 5 Little Lessons I Wish I Knew Before Becoming an Entrepreneur