Our Top 10 Podcast Picks for Financial Advisors
Podcasts are all the rage, both in marketing and in terms of entertainment. Listen to one on your commute to work, at the gym, or in the office. The great thing about podcasts is that there’s one for everyone. Whether you want to learn something, listen to stories, or enjoy banter, podcasts reach into every category you can imagine.
We’ve rounded up 10 podcasts we think would benefit advisors. If you’re ready to start listening to podcasts or add new ones to your current playlist, we recommend trying one of these:
Your Money – Hosted by the SEC, the “Your Money” podcast offers episodes about savings and retirement. Busting “get rich quick” myths, the show focuses on wise investing and asset allocation.
Tortoise QuickTake – One of the shortest podcasts around, Tortoise Capital Advisors produces QuickTake, which offers four-minute updates on trending market topics, such as speculation on the Fed’s interest rate moves and the price of oil.
Building a More Successful Practice – Hosted by NAIFA’s Advisor Today, this podcast offers great tips on how financial advisors can promote their business and improve their practice management skills.
AdvisorPod – Although currently on hiatus, AdvisorPod has an impressive archive of episodes about the foundations of practice management, collaborating with CPAs, developing continuity plans, and other tips for becoming a more successful advisor.
FFPad – If you focus on financial planning, this is a must-have podcast. The podcast largely focuses on technology’s impact on advisors, covering reviews of CRM software and portfolio rebalancing tools, as well as insights for the financial planning industry.
Between Now and Success – Hosted by Steve Sanduski, the founder of Belay Advisor, this podcast features inspiring interviews with top advisors who share their advice for succeeding in business, investing, and life. Sharing life lessons learned, advisors can learn plenty from this podcast on all topics that impact their life.
This is Your Life – Host Michael Hyatt shares a weekly episode dedicated to intentional leadership. What does this mean? The podcast is meant to help you live with more passion, work with greater focus, and lead with influence. It’s a great podcast if you struggle to find time to get everything done or want tips on improving your work-life balance without compromise.
The Fizzle Show – This isn’t your average marketing podcast. Geared specifically toward online small business professionals, the podcast offers tips on building your audience, convincing people to spend money on your services, and how to connect with your target market.
Marketing Over Coffee – Looking for a grab bag of marketing tips and updates on the latest trends? Look no further. Marketing Over Coffee releases weekly episodes sharing the latest news in the marketing world.
Social Media Marketing Happy Hour – If you’ve ever wanted to harness the powers of social media for your business, start with this podcast. Short, 15-minute episodes make it easy for anyone to listen to and learn how to leverage the top social media sites for your business.