The Most Inspiring Podcasts for Business Owners

We all have days where we’re feeling a little down, a little uninspired, a little ho-hum. 

Luckily, we all live in the era of the podcast, where you can listen to experts in the field (any field at all!) who are happy to share their experiences, advice, and outlook to help brighten your spirits and provide a little inspiration. 

Here are some of the most inspiring podcasts for staffing agencies and the companies they partner with — give them a listen! 

Planet Money

This offering, from NPR, brings together engaging storytelling with top-notch reporting to help decipher economic drivers and some modern mysteries, like how long-time winning Jeopardy! Contestant James Holzhauer managed to win so much for so many days. 

How I Built This

Another NPR selection, this podcast showcases brilliant minds, innovative thinkers, and those unafraid to be optimistic about the future and create something from nothing, including how those same creative minds developed some of the nation’s biggest companies. 

Before Breakfast

Hosted by Laura Vanderkam, these mini-episodes (only five minutes!) contain little bits of brilliance and inspiration to help make you more productive while feeling ready to take on the world.


Get to know the inner workings of various career-oriented Americans from all walks of life and understand how they operate their businesses. You never know who you’ll learn from and what they have to teach you! 

Stanford Innovation Lab

Do you feel like your creativity could use a boost? Feeling a little stale in your day-to-day operations? This podcast can help jumpstart your innovation and inspire innovation, regardless of your work. Give it a listen, and let it change your outlook! 


There are hundreds — no, thousands! — of podcasts out there on any and all topics under the sun. Whatever you’re looking for, whether it’s innovation, inspiration, or guidance on how to approach the future, there’s a podcast out there that’s just right for you! 

If you’re looking for more inspiration or other advice on how to help your business (or your clients!) be more successful, call Debbie’s Staffing. We can help you find great new employees if you’re looking to expand your team, or we can offer advice on how to break through your latest creative block. Call Debbie’s Staffing today, and let’s get started!