If you don’t listen to lifestyle podcasts you are missing out on incredible resources dedicated to helping you design a lifestyle you don’t need a vacation from.
One of the biggest difference that sets apart high achievers from mediocre people is their dedication to self-improvement. The most successful, inspiring and productive people I know read every day, watch courses and listen to podcasts among other powerful habits to not only learn, get inspired but stay ahead of the competition.
I started listening to podcasts more than five years ago and have listened to hundreds of episodes. After listening to entrepreneurs, psychologists, scientists, athletes, academics and high achievers I became more knowledgeable on topics ranging from entrepreneurship, travel, relationships, money, spirituality, history, philosophy to neuroscience and much more.
Today I want to share a list of the best lifestyle podcasts in the world.
How to Listen to More Lifestyle Podcasts
First, you must be curious about the topic the podcast is about. You either enjoy the host, the guest or the overall discussion that is relevant to your lifestyle.
If you start listening to a podcast and find yourself bored in the first five minutes, stop and start another one. You don’t want to steal time from the podcasts you are going to enjoy. You don’t have to finish if you don’t enjoy it.
Here are some strategies you can use to listen more:
- Listen while you commute.
- Listen while you cook.
- Listen while you jog.
- Listen while you wait in traffic.
- Listen while you workout.
- Listen at 1.5x speed.
- Listen to topics and guests you enjoy.
Entrepreneurs On Fire
Entrepreneurs On Fire is a 7-day a week business podcast where John Lee Dumas chats with today’s most successful entrepreneurs. Pat Flynn, Seth Godin, Tim Ferriss, Tony Robbins and Gary Vaynerchuk are just 5 of the over 1,800 interviews to date.
The Art of Adventure
The Art of Adventure Podcast with Derek Loudermilk is the show that looks at how to do something that has never been done before in global exploration, human performance and entrepreneurship.
The Smart Passive Income Online Business and Blogging Podcast
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog.
Chris Ducker is a proud British entrepreneur, a best-selling author and international keynote speaker, who via Youpreneur FM brings you his own take on what it means to be a personal brand entrepreneur in the 21st century.
The School of Greatness
Lewis Howes is a bestselling author, lifestyle entrepreneur, former pro athlete and world record holder in football. The goal of the School of Greatness is to share inspiring stories from the most brilliant business minds, world-class athletes and influential celebrities on the planet.
In over 1,500 interviews, Andrew Warner asks uncomfortable questions to dig deep into the success and failures of the most successful business founders and thought leaders.
The Fizzle Show
Weekly insights for small business owners who want to earn a living doing something they care about. A highly reviewed and very entertaining show featuring 3 hosts: Corbett Barr, Chase Reeves and Steph Crowder.
This Is Your Life
This Is Your Life with Michael Hyatt is a weekly podcast dedicated to intentional leadership. The goal is to help you live with more passion, work with greater focus and lead with extraordinary influence.
Online Marketing Made Easy
Discover why hundreds of thousands of online business owners turn to Amy Porterfield to generate more profits and to make sense of the online marketing space, implement the strategies that really get results and turn that side hustle into a business that lasts.
Dan Andrews and Ian Schoen share the stories of entrepreneurs who are building businesses and are in it for more than bottom line profits.
Business coach Jaime Masters interviews millionaire entrepreneurs to learn their failures, advice, tips and stories.
Good Life Project
Good Life Project features inspiring stories and in-depth, candid conversations with acclaimed founders, makers, artists and world-shakers.
Natalie Sisson’s Quest for Freedom
Natalie Sisson is embarking on a Quest for Freedom, designed to help her, and you, discover what freedom really means. She’s taking a business sabbatical, and putting all her years experience of coaching others to build freedom businesses, into the hands of her small but talented team, her systems and sales funnels, to see if they will stand the test of time.
Zero To Travel
Jason Moore and his guests share insanely actionable advice and key resources, getting down and dirty on topics like starting and running an online business from anywhere, travel and work opportunities, gutsy budget travel strategies, surprising ways to earn free travel, the digital nomad life and everything in between.
The Art of Charm
The Art of Charm podcast is where self-motivated guys and gals, come to learn from a diverse mix of experienced mentors, including the world’s best professional and academic minds, scientists, innovators, coaches, relationship experts, entrepreneurs, bestselling authors, and other brilliant minds.
Impact Theory is a business and mindset-focused interview show that will teach anyone aspiring to greatness the secrets to success. The show is hosted by Tom Bilyeu, a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of the #2 Inc. 500 company Quest Nutrition and former host of the viral hit YouTube series Inside Quest, viewed over 100 million times.
The Sean Kim Show
Sean Kim is an entrepreneur, investor and speaker. Currently, he’s the CEO of Rype, one of the world’s leading language learning platforms online. Every week Sean brings on world-class minds to share insightful lessons and stories to help you become the best version of yourself.
Most Useful Podcast Ever
A podcast for getting things done. Popular Mechanics Editor Jacqueline Detwiler hosts a rotating cast of characters who answer tough questions and provide tips for being smart about life.
Extra Pack of Peanuts Travel Podcast
This podcast will teach you everything you need to know to travel more and spend less. From interviews with some of the world’s most famous travel names, like Chris Guillebeau, Bruce Poon Tip, AJ Jacobs, Chris Christensen and others to specific travel advice on how to use frequent flyer miles, score cheap hotels, pack like a pro, and travel on a budget.
Making It is a weekly audio podcast hosted by Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto. Three different makers with different backgrounds talking about creativity, design and making things with your bare hands.
The Daily Boost
The Daily Boost is the world’s most popular daily motivation program. Scott Smith delivers a unique, straight talking, real, very funny, and extremely effective strategies that will give you amazing results.
Optimal Daily Living
Think of Optimal Living Daily as an audioblog or blogcast where the best blogs are narrated for you for free.
Listen on iTunes.
Achieve Your Goals
If you are looking for help with achieving your goals in any area of your life, Hal Elrod will give you the inspiration, motivation, and action plan to take yourself and your life to the next level.
Get Busy Living
A show for those who feel stuck, want to achieve goals or want to learn how to make life exciting again. It’s personal development and self-help from someone you can relate to.
AskPat is a daily podcast by Pat Flynn. Each episode is an answer to a specific question regarding online business, entrepreneurship, internet marketing, audience building, passive income, blogging, virtual assistants, startups, search engine optimization, email marketing and so much more.
Daniel DiPiazza and friends talk about building businesses and living better
The Tim Ferriss Show
In this show, Tim Ferriss deconstructs world-class performers from eclectic areas (investing, chess, pro sports, etc.), digging deep to find the tools, tactics, and tricks that listeners can use.
Tiny Leaps, Big Changes
Tiny Leaps, Big Changes is a self-help, wellness, motivation and inspirational podcast about the day-to-day behaviors we all engage in that determine the results we gain in our lives.
Kevin Kruse is a bestselling author and serial entrepreneur sharing time management tips, tools and actionable advice from entrepreneurs, self-made millionaires, Olympic athletes, straight-A students and other ultra-productive people.
The GaryVee Audio Experience
On this podcast, you’ll find a mix of #AskGaryVee show episodes, keynote speeches on marketing and business, segments from DailyVee video series, interviews and fireside chats as well as his new and current thoughts for this audio experience.
The James Altucher Show
James Altucher is a successful entrepreneur, investor, board member and the author of 11 books. He has started and sold several companies for eight-figure exits. He talks about his experiences on the podcast.
Project Life Mastery Podcast
Stefan James from the Project Life Mastery blog reveals his very best strategies to mastering and living life fully. Everything from how to be motivated, his secrets to success, how to make money online, making passive income online, how to change your beliefs and mindset, being healthy and physically fit, being happy and productive and much more.
Noah Kagan Presents
The world’s best strategies to start and grow your business, improve your productivity and live a happier and more successful life.
Jules Schroeder interviews successful millennial entrepreneurs, artists, creatives and thought leaders on how they earn their living in nontraditional ways.
The Marie Forleo Podcast
Marie Forleo and her guests share actionable strategies for greater happiness, success, motivation, creativity, productivity, love, health, contribution and fulfillment.
Operation Self Reset
Changing your life is hard, but if you really want to change you can just by finding and pressing your reset button.
Gretchen Rubin, the number one bestselling author of The Happiness Project and Better Than Before gets more personal than ever as she brings her practical, manageable advice about happiness and good habits to this lively, thought-provoking podcast.
Learn actionable strategies and tactics on how you can make your business grow and mistakes to avoid during your journey. Learn from individuals who have founded billion dollar companies to best-selling authors.
Side Hustle School
Side Hustle School by Chris Guillebeau is a daily show for everyone who works a regular job and wants to start an income-earning project on the side.
It Will Come Show: Fireside
Interviews with community leaders, influencers and professionals who have found their own way in business or life through patience, persistence or momentum.
The Tony Robbins Podcast
Tony Robbins and his team conduct deeply insightful interviews with the most prominent masterminds and experts on the global stage.
The 5 AM Miracle
The 5 AM Miracle is a weekly podcast dedicated to dominating your day before breakfast. The goal is to help you bounce out of bed with enthusiasm, create powerful lifelong habits and tackle your grandest goals with extraordinary energy.
The Side Hustle Project
Tthe Side Hustle Project is a podcast exploring the nitty gritty details behind what it takes to start and grow a profitable side hustle. It’s brought to you by Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur, writer and content marketing consultant.
The Minimalists Podcast
Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus discuss living a meaningful life with less. The Minimalists Podcast is often the number one health podcast on iTunes and it occasionally charts in the Top 10 of all shows.
The Grey Ave Podcast
The Grey Ave Podcast is where curious minds, entrepreneurs, daredevils, hustlers and problem solvers converge. Each episode features a guest from a different walk of life and industry.
What are your favorite lifestyle podcasts?
I’m a big fan of Lewis Howes, Tony Robbins, James Altucher, Tom Bilyeu and Tim Ferriss.
What are your favorite lifestyle podcasts out there?
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