5 Top Productivity Podcasts for a Better 2018!

By January 25, 2017 One Comment

Productivity Podcasts

We keep hearing from all sides the promises to make us more successful. Within the last decade, lots of the people who define themselves as “coaches” have appeared, many websites providing life management tips were launched too. Unfortunately, some of them are not backed by the expertise and their productivity lessons are just made of the pieces of knowledge taken from other blogs. But if you know how to surf the Internet properly, you’ll find some unique resources.

Today we’d like to take you on a trip across the productivity world, but this time we’ll listen to some tips! Let’s look through the most popular and inspiring productivity podcasts! Find out why you should listen to them to live easily and work awesomely!

5 Top Productivity Podcasts for a Better 2017!

  1. Productivityist by Mike Vardy

The podcast hosted by Mike Vardy is going over the top first. It’s weekly show, and all the episodes are providing the best and proven tips to better use time, bring more balance to your daily routine and manage tasks smarter. Mike is an experienced speaker, writer and author of bestselling books like “The Front Nine: How to Start the Year You Want Anytime You Want.” He’s a founder of Productivityist, the company which helps people start being productive instead of “doing” productive.

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The podcast covers the most important productivity-related subjects. Mike invites special guests to each episode, the experts of the variety of fields to discuss the tips, apps and much more.

  1. The Tim Ferris Show by Tim Ferris

Tim is the entrepreneur, well-known author, and self-experimenter, famous for “The 4-Hour Workweek”, which is an idea of escaping from the 9-5 work day and the bestselling book. The show is ranked #1 business podcasts on iTunes and most often downloaded as well.

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Tim Ferris Show hosted many famous guests including Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jamie Foxx and Edward Norton, who reveals their tactics and techniques, routines and favorite books. Tim tries to extract from their words the most valuable productivity tips the listeners can use.

Listen to the latest episode: The One-Minute Workout Designed by Scientists — Dr. Martin Gibala

  1. Beyond the To-do List by Erik Fisher

Erik Fisher created another of the most famous productivity podcasts where the guests reveal their habits, routines and best tips. The host is a speaker and coach and a bestselling author, famous for the books like “Focus Booster: Have More Clarity Make Better Decisions Live A Better Life” and Ready Aim Fire!: A Practical Guide To Setting And Achieving Goals (Beyond The To Do List Book 1), written in collaboration with by Jim Woods.

Beyond the To-do list focuses on sharing the experience – experts also talk about their failures and explain the way how they teach them to succeed and lead meaningful lives.

Hopefully, hearing how they messed up and learned from it, what they are doing right now, and even what they struggle with today, will help you in your journey to know you’re not alone. ~ Erik Fisher

Listen to the latest episode: Resolutions: Ryan McRae on Progress, Consistency, and Change

  1. Back To Work by Merlin Mann and Dan Benjamin

Back to Work is an award winning talk show with Merlin Mann (writer, speaker and broadcaster) and Dan Benjamin (writer and software developer) discussing productivity, communication, work, barriers, constraints, tools, and more.

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Every week, in Back To Work, they cover the most valuable ways to become a successful person, to succeed in work and how to face the difficulties and learn from them.

Listen to the latest episode: When Does the Fork Go on the Sat?

  1. This is Your Life by Michael Hyatt

Michael, who describes himself as a Virtual Mentor, is a blogger, podcaster and the founder and CEO of Michael Hyatt & Company famous worldwide. His books, e.g. Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World (named as a bestseller by the New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal) help readers discover what is really important in their lives.

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This Is Your Life is, like the author said, dedicated to intentional leadership. His goal is to teach people, based on this experience, how to live more passionately, how to manage the life and work to do everything more efficiently and also the way to lead with extraordinary influence.

Listen to the latest episode: Special Edition: The Real Reason You’re Afraid to Set Goals for 2017

Are you inspired by these productivity podcasts and ready for productivity improvement? Sign up for your free TimeCamp account and find out how to manage time more efficiently!

Ola Rybacka

Author Ola Rybacka

Social Media Manager at TimeCamp, copywriter, content designer. Loves books and jazz/rock/celtic music. Ph.D. and speech therapy student. Find her on Twitter: @Pidzuchna

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  • Max Stephensson says:

    Thanks for this collection, I’ve just started listening to Mike Vardy’s podcast thanks to it!

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