If you need a break from your exhausting entrepreneurial life, stop by that comfortable couch and catch some popular business shows. Regardless of whichever stage you are at in building your business – these shows can be great motivators for you.
If you are an entrepreneur or businessman and love your shows and web series, we urge you to check out this list of the best content on entrepreneurship.
An American web/tv drama series created by Ben Ketai, StartUp, showcases the emergence of a brilliant yet controversial cryptocurrency startup named GenCoin. It highlights how the startup gets incubated on the wrong side of the tracks by three strangers and a crooked FBI agent. It may be viewed on Amazon Prime.
Starcast: Adam Brody, Edi Gathegi, Otmara Marrero, Martin Freeman, Ron Perlman, Mira Sorvino
Created and written by Aaron Korsh, Suits is about a talented college dropout Mike Ross (Patrick J. Adams), who starts working as a law associate for Harvey Specter (Gabriel Macht) despite never having attended law school. Beautifully structured, this show focuses on Harvey and Mike closing cases while maintaining Mike's secret. It may be viewed on Netflix and Amazon Prime.
Starcast: Gabriel Macht, Patrick J. Adams, Rick Hoffman, Meghan Markle, Katherine Heigl
Planet of the Apps is an American reality television show. Startups participate in this TV show to learn under the better guidance of successful entrepreneurs and mentors, who would further support them with funding, industry knowledge and more. Currently available on Apple Music.
Starcast: Jessica Alba, Gwyneth Paltrow, Gary Vaynerchuk, Will.i.am
An American reality TV show, Billion Dollar Buyer, showcases Tilman Joseph Fertitta, an American billionaire businessman/CEO, and sole owner of Landry's, Inc. Each hour-long episode features Fertitta traveling the nation to sample new and innovative hospitality products. It showcases how small business owners compete to impress the business mogul and land the deal-of-a-lifetime to partner with Landry's, Inc. Billion Dollar Buyer may be viewed on Voot.
Starcast: Tilman Joseph Fertitta
Shark Tank is an American business reality television series. This multi-Emmy award-winning show is the most celebrated business show on television. It shows entrepreneurs making business presentations to a panel of five investors. The sharks represent the investors on the panel who decide the future of many startups who pitch on the show. It may be viewed on Amazon Prime.
Starcast: Kevin O'Leary, Barbara Corcoran, Daymond John, Robert Herjavec, Kevin Harrington, Mark Cuban, Lori Greiner
• TVF Pitchers
Created by The Viral Fever (TVF) and developed by Arunabh Kumar, TVF Pitchers is probably India’s only series or web series to delve into entrepreneurship. The show is about four friends – Naveen, Jitu, Yogi, and Mandal, who quit their jobs in order to develop their own start-up company. Exciting and engaging – it's the perfect show to binge watch in your free hours. It may be viewed on TVF Play app.
Starcast: Naveen Kasturia, Arunabh Kumar, Jitendra Kumar, Abhay Mahajan
While these shows may not seem particularly educational on the surface – there’s a lot in them to absorb from the comfort of your couch. Some are cautionary tales, others are incredibly inspiring, or both. With an assortment to choose from, we hope you come across at least one show from this list that can leave you with something both, entertaining and motivating.