As a leader, the success of your organization greatly depends on your personal qualities.

You need to keep improving yourself continuously so that you can be in a position to improve your team as well.

Listening to podcasts is a great way to work on yourself even when you are on the go.

Here, we list 20 of the best leadership podcasts you’ll want to listen to now!

1. Leadership and loyalty – Dov Baron

In this show, Baron seeks to inspire leaders to lead purposeful lives for holistic excellence. He hosts leaders from various spheres of life to discuss the leadership model that promotes loyalty in leaders and their followers.

2. The Nice Guys on Business Podcast – Doug Sandler and Strickland Bonner

Doug and Strickland host various thought leaders for informative talks on how to grow your business based on values. The podcast emphasizes the importance of integrity, trust, and professional relationships in the modern business organizations.

3. Coaching for Leaders – Dave Stachowiak

Dave believes that nobody is born a leader. In this podcast, he teaches leaders teaches the basics of leadership, leading by example, and how to bring the best out of the people you lead.

4. Dose of Leadership – Richard Rierson

Dose of leadership has interviews with leaders from all areas of life including military, business, and even faith-based leaders. The show aims to teach leaders and aspiring leaders how to develop themselves and the organization they lead.

5. Engaging Leader – Jesse Lahey

As the name suggests, the show centers on communication as the basis of modern leadership. Jesse and his interviewees discuss the various tactics you can use to communicate with your team effectively for improved productivity.

6. Accelerate – Andy Paul

Paul started off quite badly as a sales person but he managed to turn his fortunes around and become a leader in the field of sales. In Accelerate, he combines his experience and that of his guests to teach you how to become build successful teams for your organization to prosper.

7. The LEADx Show – Kevin Kruse

Kruse’s guests include some of the best leadership and business experts in the world. They will share with you tips on how to manage your team successfully and also how to advance yourself in different at your workplace each day.

8. Carey Nieuwhof Leadership Podcast – Carey Nieuwhof

Carey wants to help you move from an average leader to a great leader by embracing change and personal growth. Although many of the interviews may be faith based, the content will help you become a better leader even in your business organization.

9. This Is Your Life with Michael Hyatt – Michael Hyatt

Hyatt wants you to lead your life with passion and focus and his podcast teaches just that. He will also talk you to on how to harness that passion and apply it in your area of work to become a focused and influential leader.

10. The Entreleadership Podcast – Ken Coleman

Some of the best entrepreneurial minds in the world have been Coleman’s guests. They discuss tips that will help you achieve success as a leader and business person.

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11. Women’s Leadership Podcast – Sabrina Braham

The podcast’s prime target are women but anyone can benefit from the tips. It discusses ways you can achieve success and become a leader in your niche by living to your potential.

12. Awesome Office – Sean Kelly and Sean Spear

Awesome office interviews great leaders from whom you can learn how to create a strong culture in your organization.

13. Leadership Biz Café – Tanveer Naseer

Your organization and the employees need you to be a strong and influential leader. If you can become that leader it becomes much easier to achieve the organization’s goals. Naseer and his guests will guide you on how you can become the leader that your team can look up to.

14. Eternal Leadership – John Ramstead

In this faith-based show, the discussion focuses on building your legacy in the organization you lead. You will learn how to ensure your legacy in leadership outlives in business you while following God’s teachings.

15. The Look & Sound of Leadership – Tom Henschel

If you wish the people you lead to perceive you in a certain way, this is the podcast for you. It teaches you to project the leader that you want your team to perceive in you.

16. The Go-Giver Podcast – Bob Burg

Based on an international best-seller, The GO-Giver, the show discusses ideas you can use to become an influential leader and lead a fruitful life.

17. Beyond the To-Do-List – Erik Fisher

This is a show for business leaders who have tried to lead by the book but the productivity does not reflect the effort. Erik and his guests will discuss how you can boost your personal productivity as well as your team’s productivity.

18. The ONE Thing – Geoff Woods

Learn how successful people approach various aspects of their lives such as productivity, time management, business, health and habits to achieve extraordinary success.

19. The Tony Robbins Podcast – Tony Robbins

Listen to this Tony Robbins as he teaches how you can become an extraordinary leader. The show also discusses how you can let go off what is holding you back, nurture your team and manage your most important resource – time.

20. Achieve Your Goals – Hal Elrod

Achieve Your Goals is all about taking your life to the next level. Elrod will sometimes host guests while other times he does a solo show. Either way, the show will help you set goals for your team and strategize on how to reach them.

21. Change Creator Podcast – Adam Force

Talking with the social impact leaders of our day, Adam Force discovers key insights from business leaders on the field doing some really amazing things. It’s not just another podcast, it’s a tool for changing your life.

Great podcast for those looking to make a difference


“Adam covers an important part of the entrepreneurship space – making a positive impact on the world through our business. I really like how the interviews get into real-life struggles and cover the moral or ethical decisions that owners have to weigh against business performance. I also enjoy learning about other cultures, the challenges of creating lasting social change, and even the unexpected negative effects that we can contribute to as we seek this change.”

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Conclusion

As a leader, you are often expected to know your way around but sometimes you get stuck. Or you are in a new territory with challenges that you are finding hard to overcome.

During such times or when you want to move your leadership skills to a new level, a talk show or two might do the trick.

With this list, you have a variety of shows to choose from to learn more about leadership and lead your team to greater success.