Quality business ideas are always going to be appealing to investors no matter the market climate. This fact along with the steady up and up of the stock market should be encouraging to entrepreneurs everywhere. Is 2018 the year you start your business? Here are 6 TV shows that provide business ideas and inspiration.
Stories of how normal people with innovative ideas that turned into million and billion dollar companies are encouraging people across America to take their business ideas seriously. The end of the year always brings about resolutions and thinking intentionally to the year ahead. If you’re considering taking your concept to completion during 2018, these shows are for you.
6 TV Shows For Better Business Ideas and Inspiration
How I Made My Millions
The popular CNBC show “How I Made My Millions” take viewers behind the curtain of million dollar earning businesses to reveal how everyday people have taken their regular ideas and turned them into extremely profitable businesses. Each of the companies that are featured have surpassed that magic number of $1 million.The entrepreneurs featured took a risk, believed in their dream and, thanks to a lot of hard work and a little luck, became millionaires.
Small Business Revolution
Small Business Revolution is a relatively new series. People invested in various small towns write into the producers of Small Business Revolution, and entries are compiled and then narrowed down. Once they are narrowed down, then the finalists are put out for a vote. Business experts come to the chosen town and work with several small businesses in the town, giving them business advice.
Chances are you’ve heard of Shark Tank before, but in case you haven’t let us enlighten you. Budding inventors come on to Shark Tank with their product or service idea and they are put through the ringer. Contestants come on the show seeking a investment into their business in exchange for an ownership stake in their company. Participants of the show really need to be prepared before entering the shark tank because trust us, the sharks don’t go easy on them!
This show is one of our favorites because it often seems to be very eye-opening for the boss that goes undercover. The premise of the show is that the CEO or Owner of a company disguises his or her self and starts work for their company as a new employee. They are able to learn about the struggles of the entry-level employees and are often able to make some very positive changes as a result.
When Marcus Lemonis isn’t running his multi-billion dollar company, Camping World, he goes on the hunt for struggling businesses that are desperate for cash and ripe for a deal. During the show, Lemonis makes an offer that’s impossible to refuse; his cash for a piece of the business and a percentage of the profits. Once inside these companies, he’ll do almost anything to save the business and make himself a profit; even if it means firing the president, promoting the secretary or doing the work himself.
Your Business features financial journalist, author, and entrepreneur JJ Ramberg. The focus of the show is on issues and opportunities for businesses across the United States. Ramberg highlights important matters that affect business leaders.
Do you watch any of these shows? If so, have you found that they are helpful for your business? If you have a business and need help with labels and branding, see how we can help.