In this day and age, many people have podcasts. Why? Because podcasts are extremely handy for when you’re on the go, but still want to listen and learn. Since there are so many podcasts out there, it can be difficult determining which ones are worth listening to. But did you know there are a number of incredible pet sitting business podcasts that you could be taking advantage of in your business?
Today, I bring you my personal top 10 favorite pet sitting business podcasts (in no particular order). Note that not all of these pet sitting business podcasts have to do with the industry of pet sitting, but I believe they all share important lessons that can help pet sitting businesses.
1. Build Your Tribe – Chalene Johnson
If you don’t know Chalene Johnson, you need to! SShe is an expert in both fitness AND business – a double threat. Her podcast, Build Your Tribe addresses important business topics such as:
- How to influence people and be an influencer yourself
- How to create a healthy work-life balance
- How to connect with your community and solidify your brand.
2. Glambition Radio – Ali Brown
Ali Brown is seriously KILLING it as a woman entrepreneur with her 250,000+ followers! In fact, she was named the “Entrepreneurial Guru for Women” by Business News Daily
Glambition Radio is one of the top podcasts for women entrepreneurs. Every two weeks, Ali Brown holds powerful interviews with today’s top entrepreneurs and passionate business builders. She currently has over 100 episodes.
3. The Solopreneur Hour Podcast – Michael O’Neal
Michael O’Neal is totally unique, and here’s why: As a former web designer, he realized about 10 years ago that he is unemployable. He didn’t want to be in the rat race anymore. That’s when network marketing and internet marketing found him.
Now he runs his podcast, The Solopreneur Hour – Job Security for the Unemployable. Its aim is to show the other unemployable people of the world how to find business success in a way that works for them. With currently over 550+ episodes, Michael has had the chance to interview a plethora of incredible guests. Definitely worth the listen!
4. The Social Media Marketing Podcast – Michael Stelzner
Michael Stelzner is one of the leading pioneer of the social media marketing world, and pesonally one of my favorites! He is the founder and CEO of Social Media Examiner. He’s also the brains behind Social Media Marketing World that I attended earlier this year. Not to mention, he hosts the Social Media Marketing Podcast – an on-demand talk radio show from Social Media Examiner. It’s designed to help busy marketers and business owners discover what works with social media marketing.
If you want to learn how market on social media, you absolutely need to start listening to Michael Stelzner.
5. The Pawsome Podcast: Marketing Tips To Grow Your Pet Business – Kate McQuillan
Hopefully, you all know my friend, the marketing expert, and insanely successful pet sitting business owner, Kate McQuillan. Not only does she continue to run her thriving pet sitting business, she runs her own social media company, Pawsome Media.
The Pawsome Podcast is yet another way Kate connects with her audience. She discusses topics such as how to grow successful email lists and run an engaging Facebook page. She’s not only brilliant in the marketing world, but the fact that she understands our industry makes her an even more valuable resource. Plus, she has a really great accent to listen to! 😉
6. Online Marketing Made Easy – Amy Porterfield
Amy Porterfield is a picture perfect example of a girl who was tired of corporate work life and decided to make it on her own as an entrepreneur. Now she runs a 7-figure a year online business without working 40-80 hour work week. She is a story of success, which is one reason why her podcast, Online Marketing Made Easy, is so motivational. When I was in isolation with Olivia after coming home from the hospital, I used to walk my neighborhood with Amy in my ears.
With over 150 episodes, Online Marketing Made Easy brings listeners expert interviews and mini execution plans. Her mission is to make everything you listen to as actionable and profitable as possible.
7. The #AskGaryVee Show – Gary Vaynerchuk
Directly out of college, Gary grew his parent’s wine business from a $4 million business to a $45 million business in just five years. Yeah. Wow. Now he’s a venture capitalist, angel investor, and the brains behind VaynerMedia.
He also is the host behind the #AskGaryVee Show where his audience asks questions and he answers them in form of a podcast. It’s an extremely unique approach and one that’s worked well for him. It’s allowed him to share his knowledge of how to build a successful business while connecting with his audience.
8. Mad Marketing – Marcus Sheridan of The Sales Lion
Marcus Sheridan is one of my mentors, and a truly inspirational marketing expert. He is a former pool guy turned sales and marketing expert, as well as founder of The Sales Lion. Marcus is the go-to guy for content marketing.
His podcast, Mad Marketing, is really unique in that he rarely, if ever, interviews other people. He takes his audience’s questions and answers them, in an honest and transparent way. That’s why Marcus is great – he’s not going to sugar-coat anything. He tells you exactly like it is.
9. Entrepreneur On Fire (EOFire) – John Lee Dumas
John Lee Dumas is an example of a guy who was SICK of the corporate life and knew there was something better out there. That’s when he decided to start EOFire, a now award-winning podcast with over 1600+ episodes. He’s interviewed some of the best-of-the-best including Gary Vaynerchuk (see above!) and Barbara Corcoran from Shark Tank. He now inspires millions with his story and his expert advice.
10. VLog Boss Radio – Amy Schmittauer
Amy Schmittauer is another one of my inspirations, because she’s absolutely dominating YouTube with her VLogs . That’s why she’s the VLog Boss! Amy believes that if you believe you have a message worth sharing, you should be creating a vlog presence to get it out there.
In her podcast, VLog Boss Radio you can discover the strategies, ideas, stories, techniques and secrets to a killing vlogging platform. Amy also shares her experience both as a growing personal brand and as a video marketing consultant.
So there you have it – my top 10 pet sitting business podcasts that not only inspire me to be a bigger and better entrepreneur, but most importantly, a better coach. All of these pet sitting business podcasts share a unique perspective on business. So listen to them, absorb them, and learn from them! I guarantee you’ll be left with some incredible business advice, as well that extra motivation you need to follow through.
To listen to any of these podcasts, be sure to go to iTunes or Stitcher and type in the name of the show. Don’t forget to subscribe to always get the latest shows!